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Was it all a fantasy? New York Appeals Court says fantasy sports are illegal

Introduction On February 6, 2020, the New York Supreme Court’s Appellate Division, Third Department upheld a lower court ruling from 2018 which held that daily fantasy sports (DFS) contests amount to illegal gambling, and are thus unconstitutional in the state. In light of this decision, the New York DFS operations of popular companies like FanDuel … Continue Reading

Just a Fantasy? Toeing the Line between Fantasy Sports and Illegal Online Sports Betting

It’s fall. And in the professional sports world, that means the National Football League  is back and Major League Baseball is gearing up for its playoffs. But there are other leagues garnering increased attention as the crisp air rolls in. These are the leagues where no one faces career-ending hits or 100 mile-per-hour fastballs, yet … Continue Reading
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