The emergence of fast-paced daily fantasy sports games has seen U.S. states and international jurisdictions tackle the question of where fantasy sports fall within their gambling and betting regimes.

GamblingCompliance helps operators and their advisors analyse where fantasy sports can be lawfully offered without violating local gaming laws, track legislation at state and national level, and monitor potential convergence of fantasy sports with traditional sports-betting operations.
 

This roundup of key legislative and regulatory developments from November 2018 includes information on sports betting in the District of Columbia, Kentucky, Virginia, Tennessee and South Dakota,...
Mississippi boasts a large contingency of commercial casinos and multiple tribal casinos. The state became one of the first southern states to offer sports betting following the overturn of PASPA...
Brazil inches closer to legal sports betting, Albania enacts its wide-ranging gambling ban and GVC completes another acquisition.
The process of legalizing fantasy sports in Louisiana cleared its biggest hurdle for most state residents in last week’s election, but several significant steps remain before players can start...
This roundup of key legislative and regulatory developments from October 2018 includes information on tribal gaming in Connecticut, a ballot measure in Arkansas, gaming litigation in Kentucky,...
The Florida Chamber of Commerce, which in the past has urged restraint in amending the state’s constitution, is urging its members and voters to support Amendment 3 on the November ballot, which...
The future of daily fantasy sports (DFS) in New York is in doubt after a judge ruled that the online games violate the state constitution’s broad prohibition on commercial betting.
The UK’s advertising watchdog rules in favour of two major operators, the University of Nevada, Las Vegas establishes a sports-betting discussion hub and the newest Macau resort confirms its gaming...
Gambling and cryptocurrencies are two industries that have experienced impressive growth in recent years, but U.S. gaming regulators have been slow to embrace the new payment method due to their...
A New Jersey study suggests that many daily fantasy sports (DFS) enthusiasts engage in more forms of gambling than other players and are at a high risk of becoming problem gamblers.
Latest half-yearly data from UK-listed Gaming Realms. The data released for the operator contains the following information: Revenue, expenses, adjusted EBITDA, profit/loss before tax, a breakdown...
DraftKings, the U.S. daily fantasy sports operator turning toward sports betting, will announce a partner for retail betting operations later this year, its chief executive has said.
DraftKings' entrance into the New Jersey sports-betting market and fantasy sports business was temporarily derailed after the company was the victim of a cyberattack that brought down its servers,...
Former CEO Nigel Eccles, alongside three other founders of FanDuel, have filed a lawsuit against Paddy Power Betfair, regarding its acquisition of the fantasy sports business in July and the fact...
Two Colorado assemblymen are waiting until after election day in November to introduce a bill that could eventually legalize sports betting, allowing the state’s 36 commercial casinos the ability...
Louisiana riverboat casinos can now apply to move ashore within 1,200 feet of their current location, but do not expect them to make the long-awaited transition to land until next year, as the...

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