German sports betting licence process halted by courts

German sports betting association laments suspension after Austrian operator lodges successful complaint in court

Legalised sports betting in Germany was dealt a blow yesterday as the Darmstadt Administrative Court suspended the licence procurement process for operators until further notice. The suspension occurred after an Austrian operator, Vierklee, successfully asserted that the process to secure a licence was not transparent. The official court ruling has not been released but it…

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