Tag Archive | DFS

SB356: Senator Coley Proposes Daily Fantasy Sports Contest Legislation

On September 26, 2016, Senator Bill Coley (R-West Chester) introduced S.B. 356, which if enacted would amend Ohio gambling law to expressly define daily fantasy sports (“DFS”) and e-sports contests that charge a commission known as a “rake” as a “scheme of chance.” During his press conference introducing S.B. 356, Senator Coley made it clear […]

White Paper: Why Daily Fantasy Sports Needs Regulation to Survive

If you have been watching any sports this fall, you undoubtedly have seen the advertisements sponsored by daily fantasy sports (DFS) platforms that represent they are paying out as much as $75 million per week to viewers that sign up and play daily fantasy sports.  Based on the large payouts and the impressive levels of […]