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Category: Legal Developments

Kansas Attorney General Issues Fantasy Sports Opinion Clearing Way For Bill

Fantasy sports does not appear to run afoul of Kansas statutes regarding illegal lotteries, although opinion stops short on some…

Somehow, DFS Is Managing To Stay Off The Radar Of Gambling Opponents In Congress

The daily fantasy sports industry is still not in the crosshairs of a bill that aims to shut down several…

Illinois Update: State Representative Reveals Plans For ‘Daily Fantasy Sports Regulation Act’

An Illinois representative introduced the "Daily Fantasy Sports Regulation Act," the second recent bill that could have a major impact…

I Believe Daily Fantasy Sports Is a Game Of Skill, And Here’s The Proof

StarFantasy Leagues COO Seth Young argues that logic and empirical evidence both point clearly to one conclusion: daily fantasy sports…

DFS in the Bayou: New Louisiana Bill Would Legalize Daily Fantasy Sports

Louisiana is the latest state to seek to legalize daily fantasy sports contests, with a bill that was introduced in…

Could Bill to Ban Online Gaming Target Daily Fantasy Sports?

A Congressional witness for the Restoration of America's Wire Act -- a bill to ban online gaming -- suggested outlawing…

Lone Star Fantasy Sports State: Texas Could Become First To License DFS Websites

Texas will attempt to become the first state to regulate daily fantasy sports sites, after a pair of bills have…

DraftKings Told to Stop Claim of ‘Largest US-Based’ Daily Fantasy Sports Site

The National Advertising Division has recommended that DraftKings cease its claim of being the “largest U.S.-based” fantasy sports website, after a complaint…

Iowa Senate Passes Daily Fantasy Sports Bill, as DFS as Skill Game or Gambling Debate Heats Up

Momentum for daily fantasy sports continued in Iowa, as a bill that would legalize real-money DFS recently passed a vote…

Kansas Lawmaker Pushes for Protection of Fantasy Sports as Skill Game

Kansas state representative Brett Hildabrand pushed fantasy sports as a game of skill at a committee hearing.