Gambling in UK Law

Leading Cases
  • Charnock v Liverpool Corporation
    • Court of Appeal
    • 18 Jun 1968

    I have no doubt at all, on the facts of the present case, that the learned judge's finding that there were in fact two contracts is unassailable. In my view there was a clear contract to be inferred from the facts between the garage proprietor and the car owner that in consideration of the car owner leaving his car with the garage for repair the garage would carry out the repairs with reasonable expedition and care, and that they would be paid by the insurance company.

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Law Firm Commentaries
  • UK Begins Review of National Gambling Legislation
    • LexBlog United Kingdom
    • Squire Patton Boggs
    • 14 de Octubre de 2020
    The UK government has started its review of national gambling legislation, likely to result in the introduction of a new Gambling Act. New measures could include tighter restrictions on gambling sp...
  • Gambling (Licensing & Advertising) Bill - What next?
    • JD Supra United Kingdom
    • K&L Gates LLP
    • 24 de Abril de 2014
    With the Gambling (Licensing & Advertising) Bill (‘Bill’) awaiting Royal Assent, what’s next for remote gambling operators targeting the UK market? The final amendments w...
  • The Gambling Commission's ban on credit cards
    • JD Supra United Kingdom
    • Dentons
    • 30 de Enero de 2020
    In March 2018, the Gambling Commission (the GC) published its "Review of online gambling" (the Review). The Review noted that gambling with borrowed money, including with a credit card, w...
  • Gambling Companies Hit a Triple Bogey
    • LexBlog United Kingdom
    • Reed Smith LLP
    • 12 de Noviembre de 2015
    Gambling companies Hillside (UK Sports) LP t/a Bet365 (“Bet365“), Coral Interactive (Gibraltar) Ltd (“Coral“) and Petfre (Gibraltar) Ltd (“Totesport”) were recently challenged by the UK advertising...
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