Gaming Law and Economics November Issue: Florida’s Uncertain Legal Landscape for Fantasy Sports: A Closer Look

Petition and Complaint filed by DraftKings against NY Attorney General.

Plaintiff files complaint in Pinellas County, FL, seeking civil forfeiture of all illegal wagers and a declaration that the companies have operated in violation of Florida’s anti-gambling laws.

New York Attorney General issues Cease and Desist Letter to DFS Operators.

Hamilton Jai-Alai permanently relinquishes its permit via Consent Order with the Division of Pari-Mutuel Wagering. The Division’s case against Hamilton’s Quarter Horse permit continues.

Division of Pari-Mutuel Wagering issues Notice of Proposed Rule relating to cardrooms. Hearing scheduled for December 2nd at 9:00 a.m.

Seminole Tribe’s verified complaint against the State of Florida over its gaming compact.

DBPR PMW issues Notice of Development of Rulemaking relating to cardroom game submissions.

Florida Lottery determines that Premier Lotteries Florida, LLC, is ineligible to continue in Gaming System ITN. Review the Agency’s decision here.

Class action lawsuits against DraftKings and FanDuel filed in the Southern District of Florida, Eastern District of LA and Southern District of NY, among others.

Jones Walker attorneys