The German government is flexing its regulatory muscle too hard these days after it warned the German Football Association (DFB) that one of its sponsors has been offering illegal gambling products. In a letter addressed to the DFB, the Ministry of Interior said that GVC Holdings’ Bwin offers “online casino and slot games” and that the German law “leaves no room for doubt about the illegality of such offers.” The ministry warned that advertising Bwin might soon be banned.
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