Esports Observer reports that any momentum toward esports joining the Olympics was “stunted” last week after a high-level IOC group issued a statement saying “discussion about the inclusion of esports/egames… Read More
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SportsPro Media has reported that the latest figures from Newzoo, the global provider of games and esports analytics, show that four of the world’s most-watched esports events recorded 190.1 million… Read More
The Internal Market Committee of the European Parliament has approved a proposal for a Regulation under which online intermediation services, such as e-commerce market places (e.g. Amazon, eBay) and search… Read More
Ofcom says that by spring 2021, it plans to have regulation in place that varies by geographic area. To promote greater certainty for investors, this new regulation will be in… Read More
The prospects for regulated online sports betting in Brazil were significantly increased on Wednesday (12 December 2018) when Brazil's president, Michel Temer, signed into law Provisional Measure No 846/2018 ("PM… Read More
Advertising is the issue of the day or, as Clive Hawkswood put it recently, the "most high-profile concern". Voices in Parliament were unanimous in their approval of the steps towards… Read More