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Violation Tracker UK Individual Case

Company: Ladbrokes Betting & Gaming Limited
Current Parent CompanyEntain PLC
Parent at the Time of the Penalty Announcement: Ladbrokes Coral Group
Recap of Ownership Changes: Ladbrokes Coral was acquired by GVC Holdings (later renamed Entain plc) later in 2018.
Penalty: £0
Year: 2018
Date: 1 February, 2018
Offence Group: consumer-protection-related offences
Offence Type: consumer protection violation
Violation Description: Ladbrokes, William Hill, and PT Entertainment agreed to undertakings with the CMA to change how they offered bonus promotions to customers of their online casino-like games, so that players were not restricted from accessing their winnings, following an investigation by the CMA of concerns certain terms in promotions could be unfair and misleading and in breach of consumer protection law.
Action Type: agency action
Settlement Type: Undertaking with the CMA
Agency: Competition and Markets Authority
HQ Country of Parent: Isle of Man
Ownership Structure of Parent: publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: entertainment
Specific Industry of Parent: sports betting
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