Some sectors such as gambling but as perfumes and luxury goods are constrained by the protectionism of the French government which wants to protect consumers first. Remember that shopping on the internet in France represented 85% of sales correspondence in 2009 and we have seen many cases where France yielded to pressure from major market players as was the case for the sale of lenses * Correspondence.
For gambling on the Internet, the French government are now lift the ban on games of poker and sports betting, with a real desire to control this lucrative market. Indeed, with the French game and the PMU, it is difficult to share the French players with other operators since it is estimated that the French spend 60 million a day in gambling. But this figure does not include revenue from casino games online. Precepta The firm also believes the total market for online games (operating legally and illegally) between 2.3 and 3.1 billion euros.
Today, the French government is not alone in wanting to fight against the operators of online games. Currently, the trial of cybercasinos held in Paris Criminal Court and land casinos have decided to end a competition which seems illegal. Outside, as defense lawyers for casino operators, has revealed that France has no right to judge these operators since the transactions are outside French territory and having the site translated into French , does not in any case no legal power. We therefore believe that France will have to appeal to arbitration of the European commission.
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* The company has lentillesmoinscher.com the expatriate in Germany to circumvent the legal French where VPC lenses is prohibited unless you have an optician store recommended. The director of the company referred the matter to Brussels and from the French authority has reviewed and amended legislation.