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.

Pennsylvania lawmakers voted Wednesday to approve an expanded gambling package to the House floor that would bring online gambling to the Keystone State.
Although DraftKings and FanDuel secured a major legislative victory in New York last week, the two daily fantasy sports (DFS) operators still have a long fight in front of them over claims made by...
For years, the National Hockey League (NHL) and other professional sports leagues were so concerned about their games being tainted by gambling that they stayed away from Las Vegas, except for the...
New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman said he would continue to pursue his claims that DraftKings and FanDuel engaged in false advertising and consumer fraud, even after the state legislature...
This bi-weekly update features information on fantasy sports in New York and Pennsylvania, Internet gaming in Michigan and New York, and tribal gaming in Washington. ...
U.S. states should not expect a tax revenue windfall from the regulation of popular daily fantasy sports (DFS) contests, analysts and industry trade groups have told GamblingCompliance.
With the final week of the New York legislative session set to start today, lawmakers in the Empire State are facing an “uphill battle” to get fantasy sports legislation passed this year, a top...
Missouri and Colorado have become the fifth and sixth states to enact laws to regulate the fantasy sports industry this year after bills were signed by their respective governors on Friday.
Big changes may be in store for a California internet poker bill, while Belgium’s gaming regulator has drawn up a decree to govern virtual betting machines.
A new Pennsylvania daily fantasy sports bill is expected to be introduced this week and bring regulation of the industry under the auspices of the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board, the bill’s...
Gaming commissions in Indiana and Mississippi have begun to solicit interest from fantasy sports operators as they begin to establish new regulatory regimes for the sector.
Scandal and the tight deadline of a closing legislative session appear to have doomed any chance of passing bills this year in Illinois to legalize daily fantasy sports and require the hiring of...
This bi-weekly update features information on fantasy sports in Massachusetts and New York, advance deposit wagering in Minnesota and Illinois, a ballot initiative in Arkansas, gaming legislation...
Nevada may consider this year whether to expand its Internet poker market to include online slot and table games, but obstacles to expansion, including the absence of broad support from the state's...
New York state Senator John Bonacic’s online poker bill is headed to the Senate floor after a key committee approved the measure Thursday, but questions remain whether his legislation will have...
A state Senate committee unanimously approved a bill Wednesday to end state control of thoroughbred racing in New York, returning the New York Racing Association to its not-for-profit status.

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