For the association of journalists I have just run a seminar on gaming laws in Italy. However, I thought that the topic might be of interest for everyone and therefore posted my Prezi presentation (in Italian) at the link here.
Online gaming in Italy is facing a very interesting growth in the last months in the sportsbetting and casino markets that are recovering the market from its crisis. Also, the recent measures against the so called CTDs are expected to boost the land-based sector as well.
Yahoo! does not have to remove the links to the copyright protected videos belonging to RTI available through the results of its video search engine since the Court of Milan held that in the provision of such service it is a caching provider rather than an active hosting provider as previously held with reference to Yahoo! Video.
Connected cars are expected to generate $ 131.9 billion by 2019 with a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 34.7% from 2013 to 2019. But such growth shall face legal issues that not only affect data protection matters, but also have an impact on product liability issues, telecom law obligations, security and data loss risks.
After over 5 years from the launch of this blog, I am glad to inform you that the GamingTechLAW Linkedin Group associated to this blog reached almost 1,500 members that on a weekly basis receive my newsletter containing the main articles of this blog.
The EU General Court upheld the Danish gambling regime providing for a different tax treatment between online gaming and land based gaming putting an end to a long legal battle that had side effects also in other jurisdictions.
The growth of the Internet of Things brought the attention of the European data protection regulators that through the European data protection advisory body, the Article 29 Working Party, issued an opinion on the Internet of Things providing specific recommendations.