1. By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies .This website or its third-party tools use cookies, which are necessary to its functioning and required to achieve the purposes illustrated in the cookie policy.Find out more.
    Dismiss Notice
  2. Follow Casinomeister on Twitter | Facebook | YouTube | Casinomeister.us US Residents Click here! |  Svenska Svenska | 
Dismiss Notice

Poll:Best Screenshot of the Month?

Candidates Revealed...Cast your vote!.
Dismiss Notice
REGISTER NOW!! Why? Because you can't do diddly squat without having been registered!

At the moment you have limited access to view most discussions: you can't make contact with thousands of fellow players, affiliates, casino reps, and all sorts of other riff-raff.

Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free so please, join Casinomeister here!

Legal Statements/Disclaimers

Discussion in 'Design' started by Bullajami, Jul 23, 2013.

    Jul 23, 2013
  1. Bullajami

    Bullajami Dormant account webmeister

    Enjoying It!
    I notice most websites that promote online gambling also have a legal disclaimer (scroll down, you'll see the CasinoMeister one at the bottom of the page).

    My understanding is that the legal statement/disclaimer is there to mitigate legal liability for promoting online casinos. My question is -do they actually work? Has any webmaster ever been sued and then used their legal disclaimer as their defense? If so did it work? Is there specific wording required?

    If I start a website and then plagiarize the CasinoMeister legal statement, is that content theft? Do you actually get legal advice on how to word your legal statement?

    Thinking of restarting a website (or 3) and I was wondering...

    1 person likes this.
  2. Jul 23, 2013
  3. incrediblestuff

    incrediblestuff SearchingForTheHolyGrail! CAG webmeister

    Currently: Self employed, Previously: Manager
    Mostly the Netherlands
    Hi, and welcome (back) to the forums.

    Interesting question:
    The laws are different in many Countries, best thing to do is check out your National Legislation or Regulative Body.

    Online is still a bit of a grey area, to express it conservatively.
    Normally, when you aren't running a Casino yourself, but just promoting them, you should still be O.K.
    Certain Casinos are banned from "operating" in certain Countries: of the ones you wish to promote, be sure to read their affiliate T&C's, there is usually a section where the Rejected Countries are displayed.

    Legal disclaimers can principally be copied, as long as you replace the trademarks and "company" names:)
    Change the wording a bit and you would be fine:
    I am not 100% on this so i would await some more replies or do some research yourself:
    Most Casinos (if trustworthy, and with capable management) are well aware of what they can and can't do: it is always wise to direct any
    Such questions to them, and then work with the info you get.

    Good luck!
    2 people like this.

Share This Page