Online Fantasy Sports: Legality
In a country with a fiercely loyal cricket fandom and a burgeoning fan base for many other sports, the success of online fantasy sports seemed like a no-brainer. But the growth of this industry in India has been punctuated by frequent questions on the very legality of these games. A recent Bombay High Court ruling has provided some much-needed clarity on this. Surbhi Kejriwal, corporate partner and an avid cricket fan herself, explains.