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Does The New Wire Act Memo On Online Gambling Have A Legal Leg To Stand On?

Looking at Monday’s news on a new federal Wire Act memo from the Office of Leagal Counsel (OLC) requires a brief…

$2.5 Million DraftKings Sports Betting Championship Ends With Controversy

The DraftKings Sports Betting National Championship was supposed to be a celebration of the possibilities for the future of US…

California Sports Betting Faces Tough But Not Impossible Road

The economic opportunity from California sports betting is too big for the state and its gaming interests to ignore for…

Instant Expert Legal Analysis Of The Federal Sports Betting Bill – Part 2

On a Wednesday, exactly six days before Christmas, Senators Orrin Hatch (R-UT) and Chuck Schumer (D-NY) elected to drop a…

Instant Expert Legal Analysis Of The Federal Sports Betting Bill – Part 1

On a Wednesday, exactly six days before Christmas, Senators Orrin Hatch (R-UT) and Chuck Schumer (D-NY) elected to drop a…

Inside The Legal Questions Surrounding The DC Sports Betting Bill Debate

The first round of hearings on DC sports betting have ended. The first-round victory went to a single-operator model, with…

The NFL Apparently Wants To Be Like Other Leagues And Get A National Casino Partner

The gold rush that has accompanied the advent of legal sports betting in the United States has apparently lured the…

Breaking Down The Federal Sports Betting Bill Discussion Draft: Part 2

Yesterday we looked at a number of key portions of the federal sports betting draft bill circulating in Congress. Today's article looks…

Breaking Down The Federal Sports Betting Bill Discussion Draft: Part 1

Shortly after the fall of PASPA, there were rumblings that the federal government was interested in legislating in the area.…

What We Learned About Sports Betting In Congress: Player Unions And More From NFL

Player unions and sports fans were among those who made their views known for Congress on the topic of legal…