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Category: Legal Developments

UIGEA Author: “No One Ever Conceived” That Law Would Allow Daily Fantasy Sports

The author of the law that created a carveout for fantasy sports in the federal code said allowing DFS was…

Kansas Fantasy Sports Bill Nears Finish Line, Reaches Governor’s Desk After Passing State Legislature

The Kansas state legislature passed a bill legalizing fantasy sports in the state, marking the most progress by a bill…

Nothing But The Truth? DraftKings Faces New Class-Action Lawsuit For Alleged False Advertising

A new class-action lawsuit was filed reagrding DraftKings' alleged false advertising regarding its deposit bonus, making it at least the sixth case where…

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…