Daily Fantasy Woes Grow As Leagues Become Targets

Law360, New York (November 23, 2015, 10:34 PM EST) -- Though the focus has recently been squarely on an upcoming New York hearing over the legality of daily fantasy sports giants DraftKings and FanDuel in the state, disgruntled daily fantasy players over the weekend ratcheted up a proposed class action in Florida federal court, pulling several professional sports leagues and other investors into their crosshairs.

A New York state court judge is set to hear arguments on Wednesday over dueling preliminary injunction motions that will determine whether New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman can shut down DraftKings Inc. and FanDuel Inc. as illegal gambling operations under state law. Along with that...

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