Director, Jarrod True, provides advice nationally to over half of New Zealand’s gaming machine trusts. These trusts make community grants of approximately $275 million each year.
Jarrod also provides regular advice regarding New Zealand’s online gambling laws, including advice to the developers of gambling-related apps.
Jarrod is able to advise on all matters regarding New Zealand’s gambling law compliance and is happy to assist with all dealings with the Department of Internal Affairs (the New Zealand gambling regulator) and local councils.
Jarrod is the author of the New Zealand Gambling Law Guide – www.gamblinglaw.co.nz
Jarrod regularly advises clients on gambling compliance issues. He has argued many successful Gambling Commission appeals and is familiar with all the Commission’s prior decisions and High Court and Court of Appeal decisions on gambling-related matters.
Jarrod has weekly dealings with the Department of Internal Affairs’ senior gambling compliance management team. This working relationship helps client matters to be resolved promptly and economically.
Jarrod provides advice regarding the operation of gaming machines, gambling apps, online gambling, racing, lotteries, raffles, poker, and sales promotion schemes.
Jarrod graduated with first class honours in 1995.
At the 30th Lawlink conference, the Lawlink group presented the inaugural BigHand/Nuance Thought Leadership Award to Jarrod True, for the work undertaken in producing the New Zealand Gambling Law Guide.
The award recognised Jarrod’s specialised skills and the very high level of positive client feedback he had received.