Updated: Nov. 4, 2010 (Initial publication: Oct. 12, 2010)

Sectorial Analysis

II-8.1 : The European Court of Justice restricts Member States' ability to hinder the free provision and establishment of gambling services on their national territory.

by Lorraine Boris



The September 8th 2010 decision of the European Court of Justice rules that any national law on gambling restraining freedom of establishment and freedom to provide services, if not consistent and systemic in its purpose, violates EU Law.