Gaming & Gambling, one of the niche sectors our law firm specializes in, is a State monopoly and, as such, a highly regulated and controlled market. Mocanu si Asociatii has been advising and representing clients in connection with obtaining the required licenses and authorizations, as well as with compliance matters and disputes. Our expertise covers the following:
➢ Legal advice and assistance for the licensing and authorization of offline and/or online gambling organizers in Romania
➢ Legal advice and assistance in the organization and carrying out of gambling activities in Romania (incorporation of gaming and gambling operators in Romania, drafting/amending the rules and regulations pertaining to gambling activities, assistance in relation to the relevant national regulatory and supervisory authorities)
➢ Legal assistance and advice in the organization and carrying out of advertising lotteries and other promotional activities
➢ Legal advice on regulatory and compliance matters pertaining to the day-to-day activities gaming and gambling operators
➢ Legal advice and assistance provided to gambling operators before the European Commission and the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJUE).Back to Practice Areas »
Advising the owner of the leading online gaming brands worldwide in notifying to the Competition Council and obtaining the merger clearance for the economic concentration arising out of EUR 2.8bn cross-border merger with another international entertainment company
Successfully assisting an internet media company, operating a network of more than 60 websites that target a number of local markets, mainly located over Europe, throughout the process of obtaining a 2nd class licence issued for gaming affiliate services in Romania. The mandate included preparing the necessary documentation and providing guidance on the application process, as well as representation before the National Gambling Office.