Month

October 2015

Response to Pierre Garçon Class Action Lawsuit

There are reports that Pierre Garçon of the Washington Redskins has filed a class action lawsuit against FanDuel. We believe this suit is without merit.  There is established law that fantasy operators may use player names and statistics for fantasy… Continue Reading →

A Letter to Users from FanDuel CEO, Nigel Eccles

Dear FanDuel Fans, Over the last few weeks, the fantasy sports industry has received quite a bit of attention. I wanted to take a moment to communicate directly with you, our players, to update you on what we are doing… Continue Reading →

Response to Illinois Introducing Bill to Regulate DFS

Many of you may have read that Illinois is introducing a bill to regulate daily fantasy sports. FanDuel has always focused on maintaining the integrity of our games and the trust of our players. We welcome the opportunity to work… Continue Reading →

#FantasyForAll: Protect Your Right To Keep Playing Fantasy Sports

If you love playing fantasy sports and want to protect your right to continue playing, we need you. Lawmakers in Washington D.C., Nevada, and elsewhere have questioned our right to exist. Knowingly or not, they have misrepresented who we are… Continue Reading →

How the Nevada Restriction Impacts Current Contests

You may have seen the news that the Nevada Gaming Control Board has banned daily fantasy sports sites like FanDuel and decided that only incumbent Nevada casinos may offer daily fantasy sports in Nevada. We believe we have always operated… Continue Reading →

Response to Nevada Gaming Control Board Notice

On behalf of our users in Nevada, FanDuel is terribly disappointed that the Nevada Gaming Control Board has decided that only incumbent Nevada casinos may offer fantasy sports.  This decision stymies innovation and ignores the fact that fantasy sports is… Continue Reading →

Statement to Our Users

Media reports yesterday raised issues concerning an employee from another fantasy site participating in our NFL Sunday Million contest last week. Trust with our players is core to our business and has always been our primary concern so we take… Continue Reading →

UPDATE: Integrity of Our Employees

[UPDATE] October 6, 2015: The Fantasy Sports Trade Association (FSTA), DraftKings and FanDuel have always understood that nothing is more important than the integrity of the games we offer to fans. For that reason, the FSTA has included in its charter that… Continue Reading →

Schedule Update: Michigan – Maryland College Football Game

Please note that the Michigan – Maryland college football game has been rescheduled from 8 PM ET to noon EST. It has been removed from our 7PM contests and won’t be included in any of our college football contests this… Continue Reading →