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.

Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan has asked FanDuel and DraftKings to exit the populous Prairie State after declaring that the daily fantasy sports contests they offer violate state gambling...
A tax break that has allowed Ohio casinos to dole out hundreds of millions of dollars in free play as they compete with rivals in neighboring states is now coming under heavy fire from a key...
Money spent on daily fantasy sports (DFS) in the United States this year could have generated $250m in sales tax revenue, according to a Minnesota state representative who plans to introduce a bill...
Legislative scrutiny of daily fantasy sports reached the Golden State on Wednesday, with FanDuel and DraftKings receiving support from major pro sports teams in urging legislation to protect the...
Massachusetts’ gambling watchdog has issued a plea for clarity when it comes to the murky regulatory status of daily fantasy sports (DFS) giants like DraftKings and FanDuel, but state lawmakers...
Following a New York judge’s order Friday for DraftKings and FanDuel to cease operations, a key Empire State lawmaker told GamblingCompliance that he is willing to support a constitutional...
In a rapid reversal of fortunes Friday, a New York appellate court allowed DraftKings and FanDuel to continue to operate while the case brought against the two daily fantasy sports operators by the...
This bi-weekly update features information on a fantasy racing lawsuit in California, a tribal-gaming compact in Florida, the Illinois lottery, poker in Michigan, federal raids of card rooms in...
A wide-ranging Pennsylvania gaming bill was amended Wednesday with provisions to authorize video gaming terminals (VGTs) at taverns throughout the state, a move that industry sources said has...
The Danish parliament has adopted two amendment bills that will introduce a separate licence for fantasy sports games, as well as change the licensing fee structure for betting and online casinos. 
With their fate still in the hands of a New York Supreme Court judge, representatives from DraftKings and FanDuel expressed a willingness Tuesday to work with Empire State lawmakers on regulation...
In anticipation of an upcoming New York Supreme Court ruling, one Empire State lawmaker has introduced a bill to legalize all fantasy sports — but only if the 1992 federal law that prevents states...
More than 17 years after introducing the first amendment in Congress to exempt fantasy sports from federal Internet gambling laws, former U.S. Senator Richard Bryan of Nevada says he does not...
FanDuel, DraftKings and other players in the daily fantasy sports industry remain on tenterhooks as a New York judge prepares to issue the first key ruling in a case that is likely to resonate in...
This bi-weekly update features information on tribal-state compact negotiation in California, daily fantasy sports regulation in Massachusetts, fantasy sports litigation in New York and a broad...
E-sports officials are seeking to embrace self-regulation, integrity monitoring and even talks with the gambling industry as part of a strategy to avoid regulatory turbulence similar to that being...

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