Sports & Betting Legislation To Watch In 2021

By Zachary Zagger (January 3, 2021, 12:02 PM EST) -- With COVID-19 cases surging in the U.S., state lawmakers are debating whether and to what extent fans will be allowed to attend live sporting events in 2021, while the pandemic seems to only be fueling the piecemeal legalization of sports betting as states look to add much-needed tax revenue.

The pandemic's fallout has increasingly turned a focus toward state governments responding to the health crisis — and the oversight of the sports and sports betting industries proved no exception in 2020.

Here, Law360 takes a look at some areas of legislation and regulation to watch in 2021.

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