Gaming Attorney Kate Lowenhar-Fisher Comments on Fantasy Sports to Bloomberg

November 2, 2015
Gaming Attorney Kate Lowenhar-Fisher recently spoke to Bloomberg for the article “Fantasy Sports Uncertainty Brings Business to Gaming Lawyers” (10/26/15). The article examines the challenges for companies operating fantasy sports sites that may be beneficial to lawyers practicing in the gaming space

Recently it was reported that federal and state regulators are investigating the conduct of daily fantasy sports sites, such as DraftKings and FanDuel. These investigations have led companies in the fantasy sports space to revisit their own codes of conduct and, more importantly, the current regulations and legislation that govern these sites.

Attorneys, such as Kate Lowenhar-Fisher in Dickinson Wright’s Las Vegas office, have been answering inquiries from prospective clients who want to know whether fantasy sports games are legal. “Many of us who are gaming lawyers had always been under the impression that fantasy sports are risky businesses governed by gambling laws,” Ms. Lowenhar-Fisher told Bloomberg.

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