Sports Legislation And Regulation To Watch In 2018

By Matthew Guarnaccia (January 1, 2018, 6:39 PM EST) -- A looming decision on the legality of sports gambling in the U.S. and a lack of regulation in the growing esports industry could result in major changes for the sports world that would see attorneys venture into uncharted territory in 2018.

Here, Law360 looks at four areas of sports regulation and legislation likely to come into play in the new year.

Sports Gambling Legislation

The U.S. Supreme Court's decision to take up New Jersey's challenge to federal sports gambling restrictions brought the possibility of widespread legalization in the country to a fever pitch in 2017, and could pave the way for...

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