Frieder Backu

Issues to be considered when entering new Gambling Markets


Winning new markets is a challenge for any company. In addition to economic aspects a wide variety of legal aspects have to be considered. This is especially true for online gambling. Despite the fact that the internet is a borderless medium national regulatory frameworks differ substantially. Moreover the legal development is changing continuously and far from being completed.

In this article a number of aspects are examined which may be worth to be considered by a European gambling operator who plans to enter the US market. There is no intention to provide a comprehensive presentation of all legal issues which can occur, rather the aim is to summarise crucial aspects in the sense of a checklist under consideration of experiences gained in the opening of new markets in Europe.

Please follow the link below to read the complete article published in the EUROPEAN GAMING LAWYER.

European Gaming Lawyer