Germany ratifies amended Interstate Treaty

Sports betting licences could be issued by the start of 2020, although online casino faces an uncertain future

Germany’s 16 member states have agreed to adopt an amended version of the Interstate Treaty on Gambling following parliamentary meetings yesterday afternoon. The treaty removes a 20-licence cap on sports betting licences, while at the same time extending the so-called experimental phase until 30 June 2021, pending the development of a new legal framework in…

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