Online gambling and the further displacement of state regulation: a note on PMU v Zeturf

Justin Borg Barthet

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    Abstract

    Comments on the French Court of Cassation decision in Pari Mutuel Urbain v Zeturf Ltd on whether an online gambling company established in Malta was entitled to offer its services to customers in France without the approval of the French authorities or whether restrictions on its freedom to provide services were justified on public policy grounds. Reviews the facts of the case, the earlier judgments of French courts and the outcome of recognition and enforcement proceedings in Malta.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)417-426
    Number of pages10
    JournalInternational and Comparative Law Quarterly
    Volume57
    Issue number2
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - Apr 2008

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    Malta
    gambling
    regulation
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    France

    Keywords

    • Hospitality and leisure
    • European Union
    • Information technology
    • Electronic commerce
    • Enforcement
    • Foreign judgments
    • France
    • Freedom to provide services
    • Gambling
    • Malta

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    Online gambling and the further displacement of state regulation: a note on PMU v Zeturf. / Borg Barthet, Justin.

    In: International and Comparative Law Quarterly, Vol. 57, No. 2, 04.2008, p. 417-426.

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