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- Fantasy operator DerbyWars to pay Stronach up to $1m damages
June 14, 2017
Horseracing fantasy contest operator DerbyWars could pay up to $1m to resolve a lawsuit brought by racetrack operator Stronach Group. Last month, a federal court in California ruled in favor of a lawsuit Stronach had brought against DerbyWars’ parent company Horse Racing Labs (HRL) in December 2015. The court supported...
- US federal court rules fantasy horseracing entry fees are wagers
May 18, 2017
A US federal court has ruled that entry fees for horseracing fantasy contests are the equivalent of real-money wagers under the Interstate Horseracing Act (IHA) of 1978. In December 2015, racetrack operator Stronach Group filed a federal lawsuit in the US District Court for the Central District of California against...
- Stronach Group files federal lawsuit v. DerbyWars horseracing fantasy site
December 3, 2015
The Stronach Group has filed a federal lawsuit against the company behind horseracing fantasy site DerbyWars.com, accusing it of violating the federal Interstate Horseracing Act (IHA) of 1978. On Wednesday, attorneys for the Stronach Group, whose properties include multiple racetracks in North America as well as the Xpressbet online advance...
UK bookmakers prepping GPS-based in-race betting technology
October 6, 2017
Hong Kong Jockey Club faces HKD 1.2b hit from new typhoon
September 1, 2017
Sheldon Adelson’s Money Gets Anti Gambling Bill to Congress
March 27, 2014