Exploring New Markets - Malta iGaming Seminar

Malta iGaming Seminar (MiGS), Nov 11-12, 2014
Exploring New Markets:
i-Gaming in Israel
Tal Itzhak Ron, Advocate and Notary
Tal Ron, Drihem and Co., Law Firm
Tal Ron, Drihem & Co. Law Firm
Tal Ron, Drihem & Co. is an international law firm
providing legal, banking, regulatory and compliance
services to top tier brokers and operators, payment
solution providers, online banks, affiliates, platforms
and service providers in the Gaming, Hi Tech,
Digital Currencies and Fintech industries.
Based in Tel Aviv with partnering offices in Limassol,
London, Hong Kong, Curacao, British Anguilla and
Dubai, the firm was established in 2003 with the aim
to provide full coverage of legal services to
businesses, entrepreneurs and private clients.
Tal Ron, Drihem & Co. Law Firm
The firm, headed by Advocate and Notary Tal Itzhak
Ron, is an international one-stop shop providing unique
legal, incorporation and banking services for Gaming,
High Tech, Forex, Binary Options, Ad Tech, Media,
E-Commerce, Software/Platforms development and
Financial Technology Companies.
Only proper gaming law firm in the jurisdiction
recommended both by European Legal 500 and
International Financial Law Review (IFLR), as well
as Lawyer Monthly Capital Markets Law Firm of the
Tal Ron, Drihem & Co. Law Firm
IMGL Autumn Conference 2014 (Florence): November 5th-7th, 2014
Barcelona Affiliate Conference 2014: October 23rd-26th , 2014.
Excellence in iGaming Expo (Berlin): October 21st- 23rd, 2014
Inside Bitcoins Conference (Israel): October 19th-20th,, 2014
Amsterdam Super Gaming Show/Affiliate Conference/FPE :June 24th-25th, 2014
iFXExpo (Cyprus): May 29th, 2014
International Masters of Gaming Law (San Diego): April 29th, 2014
Stack That Money (Bangkok): March 14th, 2014
Bitcoin Foundation/PC Magazine Conference: February 27th, 2014
Financial Partners Expo/LAC: February 6th, 2014
ICE Totally Gaming Master Class Seminar (London): February 5th, 2014
International Masters of Gaming Law (Oslo): October 4th, 2013
Tal Ron, Drihem & Co. Law Firm
The Israeli Penal Law (Section 214) prohibits real money
gaming in the state of Israel. The Supreme Court has distinguished
between “Virtual Money” & “Real Money”.
Only two authorities are permitted to arrange real money gaming in
the State of Israel (State Monopoly):
 TOTO Council (1967), offers real money wagering, sports
wagering and horse racing.
 LOTTO (“Mifal HaPais”) (1951) offers lottery and scratch card
Tal Ron, Drihem & Co. Law Firm
Israel is famous for its export of Gaming Services and
Technologies. Many companies has Israeli R&D/Marketing.
Thriving Technological Atmosphere:
atmosphere with an Israeli “Chutzpa”.
Israel is a global partner in the iGaming Industry, many of
the internationally reknown companies have an Israeli link:
Best bars, best beaches and best law firms! 
Tal Ron, Drihem & Co. Law Firm
Over 150 iGaming & FX ventures
With over 3000 local employees
Many located at Tel Aviv, Ramat Gan, Herzliya
Licenses in Malta, Cyprus, Gibraltar, Curacao, IoM
The Israeli iGaming industry has been growing impressively regarding the
number of companies being incorporated and the cash flow being invested in
the companies. Many operators and platforms continue to develop their
Israeli marketing and R&D subsidiaries.
FX and Binary Regulation on the way.
Tal Ron, Drihem & Co. Law Firm
• Israel is embracing opportunities
for growth.
• The Israeli gaming services
industry is an up and coming star.
It is expected to triple its
investors income & revenues in
the next 2 years.
• When it comes to the future of online gambling, you can bet that
Israel will continue to be an integral player in the Game.
Tal Ron, Drihem & Co. Law Firm,

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