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 Nevada Gaming Policy Committee will this week discuss a model legislative framework for daily fantasy sports (DFS) that is expected to draw push-back from the Silver State’s traditional sports...
The UK’s advertising watchdog slams Bwin and Betway for misleading promotions, while the $4.2bn Wynn Palace is preparing to open on Monday with most of its gaming tables transferred from Wynn’s...
Dutch regulators have ruled that skins betting will remain illegal in the Netherlands while authorities prepare legislation allowing online gambling for the first time.
New York’s legislature failed last session to pass a bill that would have allowed the state’s racino and casino licensees to apply for 11 online poker licenses, but the measure is expected to be...
Malta has adopted a decree to confirm that fantasy sports are exempt from its licensing requirements, while regulators in South Australia are moving to ban betting on e-sports contests.
A key New York lawmaker is considering challenging the U.S.’ sports-betting ban with new legislation next year after New Jersey’s latest attempt to overcome the federal prohibition was defeated on...
Massachusetts on Wednesday became the eighth state to legalize daily fantasy sports (DFS) so far in 2016 when Governor Charlie Baker signed a comprehensive economic development bill into law.
USFantasy Sports will begin providing daily fantasy sports (DFS) contests to approximately 60 locations throughout Nevada later this month, but the company’s founder expects his business to quickly...
This bi-weekly update features information on cardroom litigation in Florida, tribal gaming litigation in Massachusetts and Washington, fantasy sports legislation in Massachusetts, Missouri and New...
Daily fantasy sports companies, including DraftKings and FanDuel, will soon begin to offer paid fantasy sports contests to New York players after Governor Andrew Cuomo signed a bill into law...
FanDuel’s application for a UK gambling licence is granted, while legal shots are fired between the big guns of Maryland’s casino market.
This bi-weekly update features information on fantasy sports in Delaware, Maryland, and West Virginia, bingo litigation in Alabama, table game taxation in Pennsylvania, and new card room...
Maryland comptroller Peter Franchot on Thursday proposed new rules to regulate daily fantasy sports in the state, saying the guidelines would help protect consumers, while banning games on amateur...
In this special report, GamblingCompliance Research Services examines the U.S. fantasy sports sector — a sector which finds itself in the midst of a major transition.
The different legal opinions issued by the West Virginia and Delaware attorneys general show the challenges that the daily fantasy sports industry will continue to face as regulation of the multi...
A second licensed sports-betting website has launched in Portugal, while a pair of bills has been presented to the Philippines’ Congress to bring casinos under the scope of the country’s anti-money...

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