A federal judge has handed a victory to U.S. racetracks after ruling that the entry fees paid by fantasy site DerbyWars, which offers horseracing handicapping contests, are considered wagers under...
Vermont is set to follow neighboring New York and Massachusetts in regulating popular fantasy sports contests after Green Mountain State lawmakers passed a bill last week to register and tax...
Former Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo visited the state capital of Austin this week to be honored by the Texas legislature amid rumors that he planned to lobby for bills to legalize daily...
New Hampshire would be closer to joining 11 other states that have legalized fantasy sports if the Senate on Thursday passes a bill which taxes and regulates the industry, as well as implements a...
Efforts to legalize and regulate internet poker and daily fantasy sports (DFS) in California appear to be at a standstill, according to sources, who said that lobbying and political will for both...
Two bills calling for the legalization of daily fantasy sports in Texas are encountering pushback from a new coalition which hopes to go national in opposing the expansion of companies such as...
With Mississippi Governor Phil Bryant signing the first fantasy sports bill of 2017 into law, fantasy sports advocates are optimistic that they will see some level of success in the 23 other states...
Ted Leonsis, a former AOL executive and early investor in DraftKings and Sportradar, believes the next big growth area for professional sports franchises will be gambling.
The bankruptcy filing seven days ago by Fantasy Aces has led to increased scrutiny by the New York State Gaming Commission, which is asking every licensed daily fantasy sports operator in the...
A New Jersey Assembly committee on Monday unanimously passed a bill that would regulate daily fantasy sports and unanimously backed a resolution urging President Donald Trump to keep online...
So far this year, bills to regulate daily fantasy sports have been introduced in 14 state legislatures as lawmakers and operators try to come to some kind of consensus over how to regulate the...
Daily fantasy sports industry leaders DraftKings and FanDuel are set to wage another expansive U.S. lobbying campaign in 2017, with the companies having so far registered lobbyists in 34 states,...
The chair of a Washington state Senate committee said Wednesday that a bill to exempt fantasy sports contests from state gambling laws is unlikely to advance out of that committee during the first...
This report outlines the current legal and regulatory framework for daily fantasy sports (DFS) at the federal level in the United States, highlighting certain state legislative actions and...
The proposed merger of the U.S’ two largest daily fantasy sports companies into a single entity has gaming regulators and analysts considering the deal’s impact on efforts to regulate the industry,...
Daily fantasy sports (DFS) sites DraftKings and FanDuel said Friday they have agreed to merge as the industry continues to deal with serious regulatory and legal challenges, despite enjoying some...

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