NNDKP at ICE London 2019

Between 5-7 February 2019, NNDKP will be at ICE London 2019, ”the benchmark and driver of the B2B Gaming industry’s international growth.” The firm will be represented by Partners, Ana-Maria Baciu and Cosmina Simion, co-heads of NNDKP’s Gaming practice. Furthermore, Ana-Maria and Cosmina will be speakers at the event in two Masterclass panels organised by the International Masters of Gaming Law (IMGL) on Wednesday, 6 February 2019 in the Platinum Suite: 10:30-11:20: Cosmina Simion – "Social Responsibility – What does it really mean?" 13:30-14:20: Ana-Maria Baciu – "The increasing…

Gambling Advertising – in the Spotlight

Andrei Cosma, Associate in the Gaming team at SEE Legal's Romanian member NNDKP, authored an article in the Casino Inside magazine on the gambling advertising and the related regulatory measures: NNDKP has drafted several articles in time on a common topic, namely gambling advertising and the related regulatory measures. The reasons are obvious since anyone who had minimum contact with the industry already knows that gambling advertising is probably the favourite subject for discussions and (sometime) regulation for the decision-making factors. At the end of 2018, we are facing the situation…

NNDKP at Marketing in Gambling Forum

NNDKP was at the third edition of Marketing in Gambling Forum organised by Casino Magazine. The event took place on 6 November 2018 at Premier Palace SPA Hotel in Bucharest. NNDKP Partner Cosmina Simion, Co-head of the Gaming practice, was a keynote speaker in the panel “Marketing in Legislation and Responsible Gaming”.

NNDKP at IP and Interactive Entertainment Conference

Between 24-25 October 2018 NNDKP was at the IP in the Digital Economy for Small and Medium-sized Enterprise Conference IP and Interactive Entertainment, organised by the The World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), in cooperation with the Romanian Copyright Office (ORDA) and the Romanian Patent Office (OSIM) in Bucharest. Cosmina Simion was invited as a speaker in the panel “Romanian Game Developers: Ownership of Intellectual Property and the Rise of Independent Video Game Studios” and delivered a presentation on the topic “When gambling and games collide”.

NNDKP at IAGR 2018

Between 17-20 September 2018, NNDKP was at the IAGR 2018 conference organised by the International Association of Gaming Regulators (IAGR) in Copenhagen, Denmark. The main theme of the event was “Let us make great regulation – together”. Cosmina Simion was invited as a speaker in the IMGL Masterclass – “How Can the Industry be Truly Socially Responsible”, which addressed social challenges that the industry was facing today, how did it react to those and how could things get better.

Merkur Gaming Slots - Balkan Bet Cross Ownership

SEE Legal's Serbian member, BDK Advokati, advised Mr. Aleksandar Jojic, a minority shareholder of Balkan Bet, on the acquisition of 49% of share capital of Merkur Gaming Slots d.o.o. Belgrade from adp Gauselmann GmbH. This acquisition is a final step in the global transaction agreed between Mr. Jojic and adp Gauselmann GmbH in which Merkur Gaming Slots acquired 51% of share capital of Balkan Bet from Mr. Jojic . Merkur Gaming Slots is a household name in land-based gaming products like games, slot cabinets and progressive jackpots systems. Balkan Bet is a popular betshop…

Casinos for Sale

Slovenian Sovereign Holding will be selling three casinos, Casino Bled d.d., Casino Portoroz d.d., and Hit d.d. (pending the amendment of the Slovenian Law on Gambling).