On November 19, AG Healey filed proposed regulations regarding the operation of Daily Fantasy Sports (DFS) favoring strong consumer protection.

Press Release

Members of the public can submit comments until Jan. 22, 2016 at 5 p.m. Comments or written testimony may be submitted by:

  • mail to the Office of the Attorney General, c/o DFS Regulations, One Ashburton Place, Boston, MA 02108; 
  • electronic submission via the "" link at www.mass.gov/ago/dfs; or 
  • email to DFSRegs@state.ma.us.

All submissions, whether electronic or hard copy, must include the sender’s full name and address.

Comments submitted to the Attorney General are subject to the Massachusetts Public Records Law. Once submitted, comments and any related information, including name and address, will be considered a public record. Comments will be posted on the AGO website periodically.

Below find a table with the comments that have been submitted to the Attorney General, listing the date of the comment(s), the author(s) of the comment(s), and a link to the comment(s).

If you have any trouble accessing the documents, please email agoweb@state.ma.us. Note that this email address will only respond to technical questions.

Audio of the Daily Fantasy Sports Public Hearing on January 12, 2016  mp3 format of Daily Fantasy Sports Public Hearing Audio 1-12-16
file size 31MB

Transcript of the Daily Fantasy Sports Public Hearing on January 12, 2016  pdf format of Daily Fantasy Sports Public Hearing Transcript 1-12-16

DateSubmitted ByDocument Link
November 19, 2015Andrew Ahern Email Comment  pdf format of Email Comment
file size 1MB
 Richard Weston Email Comment  pdf format of Email Comment
file size 1MB
 Andrew Dousa Email Comment  pdf format of Email Comment
 Dave Manning Email Comment  pdf format of Email Comment
 Vladislav Satchek Letter Comment  pdf format of Letter Comment
 John Burr Email Comment  pdf format of Email Comment
file size 1MB
 Dale M. Rooney Email Comment  pdf format of Email Comment
file size 1MB
 James Murphy Email Comment  pdf format of Email Comment
file size 2MB
 Philip Gambon Email Comment  pdf format of Email Comment
file size 2MB
   
November 20, 2015Henry Harrison Online Comment  pdf format of Online Comment
 George Velonis Email Comment  pdf format of Email Comment
file size 1MB
   
November 27, 2015Jonathan Valley Email Comment  pdf format of Email Comment
   
December 08, 2015Christopher Dowd Email Comment  pdf format of Email Comment
   
December 19, 2015Professor John Warren KindtLetter Comment pdf format of Letter Comment
file size 1MB
   
December 21, 2015Christopher DowdEmail Comment pdf format of Email Comment
 Photo 1 pdf format of Email Comment 12 - photo 1
 Photo 2 pdf format of Email Comment 12 - photo 2
 Ed Miller Email Comment  pdf format of Email Comment
   
January 12, 2016Mike Ferraro Online Comment  pdf format of Online Comment
 Keith Whyte, Executive Director
National Council on Problem Gaming
Letter Comment  pdf format of Letter Comment
file size 3MB
 Les Bernal, National Director
Stop Predatory Gambling
Letter Comment  pdf format of Letter Comment
file size 2MB
 Drew Lesofski, Director of Government Relations
Daily Fantasy Sports Players Alliance
Letter Comment  pdf format of Letter Comment
   
January 14, 2016Scott Oddo Online Comment  pdf format of Online Comment
 Francis Brown Online Comment  pdf format of Online Comment
   
January 15, 2016Mark William Bracken, J.D., Assistant Treasurer, Unclaimed Property Division Letter Comment  pdf format of Letter Comment
 Donna Kenny Email Comment  pdf format of Email Comment
 Maria Thomson Email Comment  pdf format of Email Comment
   
January 20, 2016Marlene Warner Online Comment  pdf format of Online Comment
 David & Eileen Pratt Email Comment  pdf format of Email Comment
   
January 21, 2016Chris Grove
Publisher, LegalSportsReport.com
Letter Comment  pdf format of Letter Comment
 Jim Ryan Letter Comment  pdf format of Letter Comment
   
January 22, 2016DraftKings, Inc. Letter Comment  pdf format of Letter Comment
 Lia Nower, J.D., Ph.D.
Professor and Director,
Center for Gambling Studies
Letter Comment  pdf format of Letter Comment
 Peter Schoenke Letter Comment  pdf format of Letter Comment
 ESPN Letter Comment  pdf format of Letter Comment
 Yahoo Letter Comment  pdf format of Letter Comment
 John J. Ford Chief Executive Officer BAM Software and Services LLC Letter Comment  pdf format of Letter Comment
 Stephen Crosby, Mass Gaming Commission Letter Comment  pdf format of Letter Comment
 National Council on Problem Gambling Letter Comment  pdf format of Letter Comment
 James Scully Online Comment  pdf format of Online Comment
 Eric Truett Online Comment  pdf format of Online Comment
 Marc J. Zwillinger
Stacey M. Brandenburg
ZwillGen PLLC
Letter Comment  pdf format of Letter Comment
 Mark A. Gottlieb, J.D., Executive Director Public Health Advocacy Institute at Northeastern University School of Law Letter Comment  pdf format of Letter Comment
 Richard C. Roberts
Chief Executive Officer
DraftDay Gaming Group, Inc.
Letter Comment  pdf format of Letter Comment
 State Representative John Fernandes Letter Comment  pdf format of Letter Comment