View Full Version : Betting Firms Win Right To Appeal

11-03-11, 12:00 PM
Betting firms Betfair and Sportsbet have won the right to appeal a decision they pay 1.5 per cent of turnover to racing authorities in NSW.Corporate bookmaker Sportsbet has argued the fee is discriminatory and protectionist towards wagering giant Tabcorp.Both Sportsbet and Betfair say they should pay a fee based on gross profit rather than turnover.The High Court on Friday granted them both leave to appeal the decision by the Federal Court late last year.

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