Casino Connection AC: Sports and Gaming—Perfect Together

November 09, 2018

As more states legalize sports betting, leagues and betting operators continue to clash over how to settle rights to game data. Leagues believe they should be able to charge betting operators for access to game data, arguing that it is a form of intellectual property. O’Melveny sports co-chair Irwin Raij pointed to MGM’s partnerships with the NBA and NHL, calling the arrangements a “practical solution” to the controversy over data rights. To view the full article on sports gambling, click here.