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Motorsport: Bianchi still critical

first_imgPhilippe Bianchi says Jules’ situation is “desperate” after he suffered severe head injuries in a crash at the Japanese Grand Prix nine days ago, and admits it’s a “miracle” he’s still alive.Marussia’s Bianchi underwent surgery when he got to hospital, but remains in a critical condition.last_img

UKGC gets tough on Advertising standards fining BGO £300,000 for misleading affiliate promotions

first_img Share StumbleUpon Winning Post: Swedish regulator pushes back on ‘Storebror’ approach to deposit limits August 24, 2020 Related Articles UKGC launches fourth National Lottery licence competition August 28, 2020 Submit Share UKGC hails ‘delivered efficiencies’ of its revamped licence maintenance service  August 20, 2020 Updating the market, the UK Gambling Commission (UKGC) has warned industry stakeholders that its body will not tolerate advertising falling ‘foul of social responsibility rules or deceiving consumers’.Stating its intent to improve industry advertising and promotional standards, the UKGC has imposed a £300,000 penalty on igaming operator BGO Entertainment Ltd (BGO) for misleading advertising on its own portal and three affiliate partner website.The Commission informs that since May 2015, the Licence Conditions and Codes of Practice (LCCP) has required all licensed gambling operators to include in their advertisements any significant limitations relating to promotions, to avoid misleading consumers.With regards to BGO’s penalty, the UKGC had reviewed the operators advertising campaigns since July 2015, with its investigation established that:BGO and its affiliates published misleading advertisements for promotionsBGO did not take timely and effective action to address the misleading advertisementsBGO provided inaccurate assurances that the issues had been fully addressedUKGC Programme Director Paul Hope commented on the update: “We want to make sure that gambling is conducted fairly and openly.“So, we have made it clear to the industry that misleading advertising is a serious issue. We have powers to tackle it, including the power to impose financial penalties such as this.”Closing its industry update, the Commission has worked closely with the Advertising Standards Authority to raise standards in this area, warning all industry stakeholders to read the decision notice which sets out the findings and emphasises the importance of advertising rules, guidelines, codes and standards.last_img read more