Suits Against DraftKings, FanDuel Consolidated In Massachusetts Federal Court

(February 9, 2016, 7:58 AM EST) -- WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation on Feb. 4 consolidated three dockets comprising more than 80 lawsuits against the nation’s two largest online daily fantasy sports (DFS) contest operators in the U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts, with the panel finding centralization appropriate for discovery purposes despite some variance in the claims over insider trading, illegal gambling and bonus fraud (In Re: Daily Fantasy Sports Litigation, No.2677; In Re: DraftKings Inc., Fantasy Sports Litigation, No. 2678 and In Re: FanDuel...
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