Laws and Ethics

Welcome to the EBU Laws and Ethics pages, the home of all our resources on the Laws of the game. Whether you want to get a ruling, arrange an appeal, download one of our forms, browse through our many publications or find out about TD training, you should find the information you're looking for here.

Laws and Ethics News

EBL Statement about Online Cheating

The European Bridge League have published an open letter concerning the revelation of cheating during online bridge games. You can read the full EBL Statement regarding Online Cheating from the EBL President, Jan Kamras.

The EBU takes cheating very seriously and whether online or face-to-face will be subject to the same disciplinary processes. See the following link for further information about the EBU Online Games - Ethics guidance.

New Skyblue Book Supplementing Blue and White Book for Online bridge

A new Skyblue book is now available as a supplement to the Blue Book and White Book for online bridge. This new Skyblue book is available to be viewed online and downloaded.

There is also a new document for ruling & appeals from matches played privately online. This document titled General Regulations – Rulings & Appeals in Matches Played Privately Online, can be viewed online and downloaded.