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.

A New Jersey study suggests that many daily fantasy sports (DFS) enthusiasts engage in more forms of gambling than other players and are at a high risk of becoming problem gamblers.
DraftKings, the U.S. daily fantasy sports operator turning toward sports betting, will announce a partner for retail betting operations later this year, its chief executive has said.
DraftKings' entrance into the New Jersey sports-betting market and fantasy sports business was temporarily derailed after the company was the victim of a cyberattack that brought down its servers,...
Former CEO Nigel Eccles, alongside three other founders of FanDuel, have filed a lawsuit against Paddy Power Betfair, regarding its acquisition of the fantasy sports business in July and the fact...
Two Colorado assemblymen are waiting until after election day in November to introduce a bill that could eventually legalize sports betting, allowing the state’s 36 commercial casinos the ability...
Louisiana riverboat casinos can now apply to move ashore within 1,200 feet of their current location, but do not expect them to make the long-awaited transition to land until next year, as the...
Latest annual Daily Fantasy Sports Report data from the New York State Gaming Commission. The data released for the state contains the following information: Total entry fees & gross revenue...
The Indiana Supreme Court will hold a hearing on Thursday in a lawsuit brought by three former college athletes against FanDuel and DraftKings to address a crucial issue of gaining consent of the...
Dutch loot box enforcement threat forces response from major publisher, Foxwoods casino boss dies unexpectedly and Macau’s Galaxy is accused of spying on its staff.
The All India Gaming Federation (AIGF), the nation’s pre-eminent gaming policy lobby group and think tank, has responded to India’s sluggish pace of regulatory reform by launching a voluntary...
Despite lawmakers introducing almost three dozen gaming bills at the start of the 2018 Louisiana legislative session in March, opponents were able to sideline most of them in committee with only...
Slovakia’s Ministry of Finance has published a draft gambling bill that would completely overhaul its existing licensing system, ending the state monopoly on online casinos and opening the market...
Paddy Power Betfair has agreed to merge its U.S. business with fantasy sports company FanDuel to target the newly opened U.S. sports-betting market, the UK- and Ireland-based bookmaker said on...
Paddy Power Betfair has confirmed it is in talks about a “possible combination” of its US businesses with daily fantasy sports (DFS) operator FanDuel to target the newly opened US sports-betting...
The UK has been criticised for slow responsible gambling progress, a new entrant shakes up Australia's secondary lottery fight and Scientific Games has named its new leader.
Should the Massachusetts Senate approve an amendment to the state’s $41bn budget to lift a sunset provision making daily fantasy sports legal in the state, do not expect an influx of companies...

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