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Sweepstakes: are your staff running an illegal gambling racket?

As Euro 2016 gets under way, and with Wimbledon and the Olympics just round the corner, the workplace sweepstake season is in full swing. As folded up team names do the rounds and the pounds are collected, Ben Rowe, barrister at Stewarts Law, considers the legalities of the humble sweepstake.