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, track legislation at state and national level and monitor potential convergence of fantasy sports with traditional sports-betting operations.

The Pennsylvania Senate is unlikely to act this year on a bill to legalize internet gambling and restore a tax on slot machine revenue that casinos pay to their host communities, according to top...
The sponsor of a bill introduced in the Ohio legislature that seeks to “clarify” the state’s rules regarding daily fantasy sports (DFS) is willing to revise his measure to legalize the industry if...
Would you play daily fantasy sports (DFS) at a casino? If some smaller DFS companies have their way, fantasy sports will be available alongside blackjack, poker, electronic table games and slot...
This roundup of key legislative and regulatory developments from October 1-October 27 includes information on AML and gaming regulations in Nevada, bingo in Alabama, gaming regulations and...
Las Vegas Sands is being probed by Nevada regulators over a recent report that it allowed “shills” to wager on behalf of other patrons, while another Spanish region is poised to regulate sports...
William Hill is just one of several companies that have expressed a serious interest in getting into the fantasy sports business by filing applications in Mississippi and Virginia, two of eight U.S...
Swedish gambling monopoly Svenska Spel is seeking to offer better odds on sports, and bets on e-sports and daily fantasy sports, to challenge unlicensed offshore operators, according to a leaked...
The daily fantasy sports companies DraftKings and FanDuel reached separate agreements on Tuesday with New York’s attorney general to settle claims of consumer fraud and that they engaged in false...
As daily fantasy sports legislation emerges, GamblingCompliance provides an overview of the responsible gambling measures provided for in these new laws....
As more states ponder legalizing e-sports betting, the federal ban on sports betting, also known as the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act of 1992 (PASPA), could present state lawmakers...
A Pennsylvania Senate leader said Thursday that he would consider supporting legislation that would restore a tax on slot machine revenue that casinos pay to their host communities and legalize...
The Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act of 2006 (UIGEA) remains a controversial and ambiguous law, but its significant impact on the development of the online gaming industry over the past...
State gaming regulators in Washington and Ohio are taking a closer look at e-sports and the unregulated gambling that is taking place on the games, as Nevada gaming regulators continue their push...
Despite a lawsuit filed Wednesday in state court challenging the legality of New York’s fantasy sports regulations, the bill’s sponsor in the Senate told GamblingCompliance he remains confident...
This roundup of key legislative and regulatory developments from September includes information on a federal bill to prohibit Internet gaming payments, bingo in Alabama, expanded gaming litigation...
Portuguese poker players raise concerns over the delay of international liquidity rules, while Novomatic appeals a decision blocking it from buying shares in Casinos Austria.  

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