Data privacy and apps is a topic that often leads to insecurities for developers and publishers entering the German and EU markets, and we’d like to take this opportunity to give an overview on how you can prevent Google from sanctioning your titles, and more generally what app developers and publishers have to consider regarding privacy policies in Germany and the EU. Read more
This can give rise to a possibility that the game falls within the definition of gambling in the Gambling Act 2005 (GA 2005). Under the GA 2005, providing facilities for gambling without a licence (or applicable exemption) is a criminal offence.
Commercial gambling in Great Britain is regulated by the Gambling Commission, an organisation that was established under the GA 2005. Unsurprisingly, the Gambling Commission has been paying increasingly close attention to games.