Fantasy Sports' Goal-Line Rush

The following article can be found in its original form in the New York Post:

New York Post: Alex Kaganovsky, May 20, 2016

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This Week In Sports Law: Federal Fantasy Hearing, NFL Concussion Cash, Miami's Soccer Struggle

The following article can be found in its original form at this link from Forbes:

Forbes: Darren Heitner, May 15, 2016

Congress Makes It Clear That It Does Not Understand Fantasy Sports

On May 11, the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Energy and Commerce met with individuals representing a broad spectrum of the fantasy sports industry as well as those on behalf of companies seeking to provide services to improve on the integrity of games.

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The Small Businesses of Fantasy Sports in Washington DC at Fantasy Sports Congressional Hearing: May 11, 2016

SBFSTA president Dave Gerczak and Fantasy Football Players Championship co-founder Alex Kaganovsky are interviewed about their work in educating Congress in Washington last week.

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Sports Sunday Digs Deeper into Missouri DFS Bill

On Sunday, May 15th, Brendan Wiese, host of Sports Sunday on the Big 550 KTRS ABC News Radio interviewed Legal Sports Report's Dustin Gouker.

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Group urging Nixon to veto fantasy sports measure

The following article can be found in its original form at this link from the St. Louis Post-Dispatch:

St. Louis Post-Dispatch: Kurt Erickson, May 17, 2016

JEFFERSON CITY • A proposal to regulate and tax fantasy sports in Missouri is under attack by smaller companies who say it favors the two behemoths of the industry: FanDuel and DraftKings.

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Daily fantasy's small businesses fight for survival

The following article can be found in its original form at this link from CNBC:

CNBC: Jacob Pramuk, May 16, 2016

As daily fantasy sports face more scrutiny in the United States, the industry's small businesses are increasingly concerned about getting shut out.

 

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Missouri fantasy sports bill will create duopoly

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Missouri fantasy sports bill will create duopoly

Small fantasy sports businesses implore Gov. Nixon to veto bill

NEW YORK - Small fantasy sports businesses today denounced legislation that is on Governor Nixon’s desk saying that it will wipe out competition by decimating dozens of small fantasy sports businesses working in Missouri and create an unintended duopoly.

Small fantasy sports businesses implore Gov. Nixon to veto bill

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Small Fantasy Sports Businesses Appeal to Congress For Regulatory Protection

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Small Fantasy Sports Businesses Appeal to Congress

For Regulatory Protection

“We are not FanDuel and DraftKings, this is David vs Goliath,

Alex Kaganovsky, Co-Founder of

Small Business of Fantasy Sports Trade Association (SBFSTA)

 

WASHINGTON -As state legislatures across the country have begun to regulate fantasy sports operators, hundreds of Mom and Pop companies involved in that industry today appealed to Congress to help keep their doors open. At issue are onerous fees and other regulations that effectively push small companies out of business.

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Witness List Set For Fantasy Sports Congressional Hearing; No FanDuel Or DraftKings

The following article can be found in its original form at this link from the Legal Sports Report:

Legal Sports Report: Dustin Gouker, May 6, 2016

Most of the witness list for a Congressional hearing looking into the daily fantasy sports industry is now set.

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Are fantasy games as we know them about to change?

On Thursday, May 5th, Justin Kaufmann, host of The Download on WGN Radio Chicago interviewed SBFSTA president Dave Gerczak.

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