Italian telecoms regulator rails against “unlawful” advertising ban

AGCOM recommends reform of advertising regulation rather than blanket ban

Italian telecommunications regulator AGCOM has called on the government to drop its ban on online gambling ads, claiming it is unnecessary and has no grounding in law. In a 31-page report, AGCOM claimed it was “not necessary” to ban online gambling ads, highlighting a 2014 EU Commission recommendation which said online gambling ads can play…

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