DFS on agenda of National Council of Legislators

National Council of Legislators from Gaming States to meet in Boston.
Daily fantasy sports and sports wagering in general feature high on the agenda for the summer annual meeting of the National Council of Legislators, taking place in Boston this year on July 29.
Other topics on the agenda include problem gambling, casino saturation, the future of lotteries, Indian gaming and Internet gaming.
Assemblyman J. Gary Pretlow of New York – who has introduced regulatory legalization for DFS in the New York Legislature – has been tapped to lead a panel of national experts on daily fantasy sports and sports wagering.
Other panelists include  Paul Gaynor, G&R Public Law and Strategies; Mark Hichar, Partner, Hinckley, Allen & Snyder LLP; William J Pascrell III, Strategic Advisor, Princeton Public Affairs Group; Adam Steinberg, Senior Vice President, Spectrum Gaming Capital and Dan Wallach, Shareholder, Becker & Poliakoff.