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.

With time running short, New York state Senator John Bonacic has introduced an amended version of his daily fantasy sports bill that would grant regulatory authority to the New York State Gaming...
The Illinois Senate on Thursday approved a bill to legalize and regulate daily fantasy sports (DFS) by a vote of 32-22, but time is quickly running out for this bill to be approved in the House...
This bi-weekly update features information on fantasy sports in Colorado, Illinois, Mississippi and Missouri, a proposed ballot measure in Arkansas, dog racing legislation in Arizona, gaming...
With less than a month to go in the New York legislative session, several key lawmakers in the Assembly and Senate have confirmed to GamblingCompliance that they are ready  to legalize daily...
FanDuel’s auditors have raised “significant doubt” that the daily fantasy sports company can continue as a going concern if more U.S. states decide to ban the daily games, categorizing them as...
Casino giant Las Vegas Sands has agreed to pay a $2m fine to Nevada gaming regulators over its alleged violations of federal anti-bribery laws, while a new casino tender process has kicked off in...
Fantasy sports operators are willing to cooperate with Congress in establishing consumer protection guidelines, an industry trade group’s executive told a House subcommittee on Wednesday. 
This bi-weekly update features information on fantasy sports in Idaho, horse racing in Michigan, charitable gaming in Maryland, tribal gaming in South Dakota, gaming revenues in Maryland and gaming...
Russian President Vladimir Putin has ordered the closure of casinos in one of the country's few gambling zones, while a major tribal casino project in California has been given the go-ahead. 
The Las Vegas multi-billion dollar gambling industry does not disqualify the city from becoming the new home of a National Football League franchise, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said Friday.
Tennessee on Thursday became the third state this year to regulate daily fantasy sports (DFS) and the first state to impose a direct tax on the contests adjusted revenues.
Private equity giant Blackstone has increased its holdings in embattled poker firm Amaya, while Croatia's government has put the country's national lottery on a list of possible privatisation...
In preparation for next year’s legislative session, Washington state gaming regulators have hired consultants to prepare an economic market study on the potential revenue that a legalized online...
Real Madrid, Barcelona and Leicester City, the underdog leaders of the English Premier League, are among the football clubs with fledgling daily fantasy sports (DFS) tie-ups, but their partners are...
This bi-weekly update features information on fantasy sports in Connecticut, Illinois, Mississippi and Tennessee, promotional play in Iowa, lottery changes in Kentucky and Michigan, Internet gaming...
A bill that would legalize and regulate daily fantasy sports (DFS) in Illinois cleared a major hurdle on Wednesday after a House committee approved the measure 9 to 4 despite considerable...

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