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California's Fair Pay To Play Act: This Is Only The First Quarter
We previously wrote about California Senate Bill 206, the "Fair Pay to Play Act," back in April, and now Gov. Gavin Newsom has signed that bill into law.
United States
15 Oct 2019
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Celebrity Entertainer Sues Over Video Game Avatar
As real-world celebrities continue to expand the reach of their persona into the digital realm, the potential benefit for advertisers
United States
27 Aug 2019
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10 Labor And Employment Considerations In Esports*
Electronic sports, known in the industry as "esports," has seen remarkable growth in the last decade. The term "esports" refers to the growing world of competitive, organized video gaming
United States
25 Jun 2019
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Federal Court "Discards" DOJ Interpretation Of Wire Act
In a closely watched case, a New Hampshire federal court has ruled that the Wire Act is limited to sports betting and set aside the DOJ's recent opinion to the contrary.
United States
19 Jun 2019
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10 Labor And Employment Considerations In Esports
Electronic sports, known in the industry as "esports," has seen remarkable growth in the last decade.
United States
6 Jun 2019
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Faces And Names: Modern Issues In Athlete Publicity Licensing
California Senate Bill 206, the "Fair Pay to Play Act," was amended again last month, and is making its way through the legislature under sponsorship by Sen.
United States
26 Apr 2019
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DOJ Opinion Leaves Industry Hanging: If UIGEA Exclusions Don't Modify The Wire Act What Does That Mean For Intrastate Gambling Transactions?
The recently released Department of Justice ("DOJ") opinion ("DOJ Opinion") concluding that the Wire Act prohibits both sports and non-sports related Internet betting and wagering
United States
24 Jan 2019
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DOJ Opinion Leaves Industry Hanging: If UIGEA Exclusions Don't Modify The Wire Act What Does That Mean For Intrastate Gambling Transactions?
The recently released Department of Justice ("DOJ") opinion ("DOJ Opinion") concluding that the Wire Act prohibits both sports and non-sports related Internet betting and wagering ...
United States
24 Jan 2019
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Supreme Court Strikes Down Federal Sports Gambling Law
On Monday, the Supreme Court opened the door for states across the country to authorize sports gambling within their borders—a decision that could have a dramatic effect in the world of sports and potentially weaken the federal government's authority over states on a number of fronts.
United States
18 May 2018
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2018 EU Competition & Regulatory Trends
Our "trends for 2018" are only a selection of interesting developments to watch for in 2018.
European Union
24 Jan 2018
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eSports On The Rise As Collegiate Sport
Across the country, colleges and universities are turning to eSports as a new addition to their athletic programs. Earlier this year, the University of Utah became the first school from a major athletic ...
United States
24 Oct 2017
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DraftKings And FanDuel Call Off Merger Following FTC Intervention
On July 13, 2017, daily fantasy sports providers DraftKings and FanDuel announced their decision to call off their proposed merger.
United States
26 Jul 2017
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U.S. Supreme Court Set To Address Sports Betting
On June 27, 2017, the United States Supreme Court agreed to hear a challenge to a law that prohibits individual states from permitting gambling based on professional or amateur sports.
United States
10 Jul 2017
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Vermont Becomes Second State To Legalize Daily Fantasy Sports In 2017
On Thursday, June 8th, Vermont Governor Phil Scott signed into a law a bill that legalizes and regulates the operation of paid-entry fantasy sports contests within the state
United States
22 Jun 2017
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Horseracing-Based Fantasy Sports Game Found Illegal
In a follow up to a lawsuit we previously reported on, a California District Court ruled on summary judgment that a horseracing-based fantasy sports game constitutes illegal wagering.
United States
23 May 2017
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Not What I Signed Up For: CA's New Autograph Law
Effective January 1, 2017, art dealers operating in California will have a new certificate of authenticity requirement.
United States
22 Dec 2016
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New Challenge To Daily Fantasy Sports In New York
A group of New York citizens backed by the anti-gambling group Stop Predatory Gambling has filed a lawsuit against New York Governor Andrew Cuomo challenging the constitutionality of the bill that legalized daily fantasy sports in the state.
United States
17 Oct 2016
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New York Issues DFS Permits
Just days after a New York State's Daily Fantasy Sports law was passed, the New York Gaming Commission announced it has issued temporary permits to 5 DFS operators.
United States
26 Aug 2016
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Massachusetts Becomes Ninth State To Legalize Daily Fantasy Sports
Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker has signed into law a bill to legalize daily fantasy sports in the Commonwealth.
United States
23 Aug 2016
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New York Daily Fantasy Law Passed – But Will it Stick?
As previously reported on our blog, New York enacted a law legalizing fantasy sports (subject to certain conditions and licensing). This undoubtedly makes DFS operators and players happy.
United States
19 Aug 2016
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