Betchoice (Unibet) fined $60,000 in Australia for breaching advertising regulations
Betchoice, an online sports and betting agency operating as Unibet in Australia, has been fined $60,000 for breaching advertising regulations
Betchoice, an online sports and betting agency operating under the name Unibet, has been fined $60,000 for illegally enticing individuals to gamble through prohibited advertising practices, such as offering boosted odds and special promotions.
The company pleaded guilty to two offenses under the NSW Gambling and Racing Act and was ordered to pay the fines along with the regulator's costs.
This prosecution follows an investigation by Liquor and Gaming NSW, which stresses the importance of betting operators ensuring compliance with gambling advertising laws to prevent potential harm associated with inducements.