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DraftKings, FanDuel Reportedly Near Settlement With New York Attorney General

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 10 / 24 / 16

DraftKings and FanDuel are "nearing a settlement agreement with New York’s attorney general over claims that they engaged in false advertising when they spent nearly a half-billion dollars blitzing the national airwaves with commercials last year," according to sources cited by Joe Drape of ...

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