We provide comprehensive advice on gaming, lottery and betting. Our specialised team has a long-term focus on all aspects of gaming law, i.e. both public regulation and approval (notification) procedure in the Czech Republic and Slovakia.as well as different private law aspects.
Our lawyers are also very experienced in procedural issues associated with gambling and betting including representation of Czech and foreign clients – operators, authorised persons/testing houses, affiliates or advertising distributors – in administrative and judicial proceedings. Some of our experts have drawn on their experience gained from their previous positions in public administration.
Related services include the following in particular:
comprehensive legal support to operators of games of chance and other entities the activities of which are regulated under the Czech act on games of chance and the Slovak act on games of chance and on changes and amendments to certain laws;
representing clients in administrative and judicial proceedings;
advising on international and EU aspects of gaming law;
services in the area of administrative law with specialisation in technology and marketing agreements;
support in dealing with related corporate and tax issues;
assisting in matters of consumer protection, regulation of advertising and implementation of other marketing tools subject to special rules (including the correct setting of consumer competitions so that they are not confused with games of chance);
advising on the treatment of personal data (GDPR) and compliance with AML requirements in the context of lotteries, gaming and betting;
intermediating communication with the competent supervision authority.
We also closely work with local and foreign entities and professional associations involved in gaming law. We also work with several international associations and professional groups of renowned legal advisors active in this area.