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Schmid/Talos/Aquilina,
Social Gaming in Europe, LexisNexis
4.10.5 Summary and Conclusions .................................................. 154
4.10.6 Assessment of Games ......................................................... 155
4.11 Germany . ......................................................................................... 155
4.11.1 Relevant Legislative Framework .......................................... 158
4.11.2 Scope of Regulation . ........................................................... 160
4.11.3 Definition of Gambling ........................................................ 162
4.11.4 Elements of Gambling ......................................................... 165
4.11.5 Summary and Conclusions .................................................. 168
4.11.6 Assessment of Games ......................................................... 168
4.12 Italy . ................................................................................................. 171
4.12.1 Relevant Legislative Framework .......................................... 172
4.12.2 Scope of Regulation . ........................................................... 173
4.12.3 Definition of Gambling ........................................................ 175
4.12.4 Elements of Gambling ......................................................... 177
4.12.5 Summary and Conclusions .................................................. 178
4.12.6 Assessment of Games ......................................................... 178
4.13 Spain ................................................................................................ 179
4.13.1 Relevant Legislative Framework ......................................... 179
4.13.2 Scope of Regulation . ........................................................... 180
4.13.3 Definition of Gambling ........................................................ 182
4.13.4 Elements of Gambling ......................................................... 184
4.13.5 Summary and Conclusions .................................................. 185
4.13.6 Assessment of Games ......................................................... 186
4.14 Great Britain . ................................................................................... 186
4.14.1 Relevant Legislative Framework ......................................... 186
4.14.2 Scope of Regulation . ........................................................... 186
4.14.3 Definition of Gambling ........................................................ 189
4.14.4 Elements of Gambling ......................................................... 193
4.14.5 Summary and Conclusions .................................................. 196
4.14.6 Assessment of Games ......................................................... 197
4.15 Malta ................................................................................................ 197
4.15.1 Relevant Legislative Framework .......................................... 198
4.15.2 Scope of Regulation . ........................................................... 199
4.15.3 Definition of Gambling ........................................................ 200
4.15.4 Elements of Gambling ......................................................... 202
4.15.5 Summary and Conclusions .................................................. 204
4.15.6 Assessment of Games ......................................................... 205
4.16 The Three Elements of Games of Chance as the Essence
of Definitions at the EU and Member State Levels ......................... 205
4.17 Further Aspects of the Distinction: Player Perception ................... 209
5. Debate on the Regulation of Social Gaming .....................................
210
5.1 The Big Question: Does it need to be regulated? . ........................ 210
5.2 Gambling Disorder .......................................................................... 211