Tag Archives: fantasy sports

Passing Judgment: Chris Christie is NOT Biff Tannen

In Back to the Future: Part II, Biff Tannen stole Marty McFly’s copy of the Sports Almanac and went back in time to give his younger self the results to all sporting events of the next half century.  As a result of Biff striking it rich with prophetic wagers on games, his character successfully lobbied […]

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A Commissioner’s Guide to the Galaxy of Fantasy Sports Leagues

A Commissioner’s Guide to the Galaxy of Fantasy Sports Leagues So you have decided to become the commissioner of a fantasy sports league.  Congratulations, that is very noble of you.  But do you really know what you got yourself into?  Are you truly prepared to handle the league’s administrative duties while also trying to lead […]

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Fantasy Baseball: Leagues With Friends – Volume 2

Leagues With Friends – Volume 2 By: Kyle Brown (@CavghtLooking) Much Ado About Payment Some of the best fantasy leagues have origins dating back to high school and college. Those glorious days of yesteryear when we were all a bit more caustic and had way too much time on our hands.  Well, some of us […]

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Team Monsters vs. League Commissioner – 4 F.J. 255 (September 2012) – Fantasy Football League Rule Dispute (Packers special teams TD)

SUPREME COURT OF FANTASY JUDGMENT Team Monsters vs. League Commissioner ON PETITION FOR WRIT OF CERTIORARI FROM THE SBFFL2012 Decided September 18, 2012 Cite as 4 F.J. 255 (September 2012) Factual Background A fantasy football league called SBFFL2012 (hereinafter referred to as “SBFFL”) has been in existence for approximately 20 years and is comprised of […]

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Court was in session at the Fantasy Football Fest

On August 18-19, 2012, Fantasy Judgment made its presence known at the first ever Fantasy Football Fest in Atlantic City, NJ.  It was a great event headlined by several former and current NFL players signing autographs and interacting with fans.  But it was also an opportunity for fantasy sports companies to showcase their products to […]

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Jamaal Charles in Charge vs. League Commissioner – 4 F.J. 118 (July 14, 2012) – Fantasy Football Trade Dispute (G.Jennings/Draft Picks)

SUPREME COURT OF FANTASY JUDGMENT Jamaal Charles in Charge vs. League Commissioner  ON PETITION FOR WRIT OF CERTIORARI FROM THE SOUTH BEACH FANTASY FOOTBALL LEAGUE  Decided July 14, 2012 Cite as 4 F.J. 118 (July 2012) Factual Background A fantasy football league called the South Beach Fantasy Football League (hereinafter referred to as “SBFFL”) has […]

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Bro’s Before Ho’s vs. League Commissioner – 4 F.J. 76 (May 25, 2012) – Fantasy Baseball Lineup Issue

SUPREME COURT OF FANTASY JUDGMENT Bro’s Before Ho’s vs. League Commissioner  ON PETITION FOR WRIT OF CERTIORARI FROM THE ALPHA MALE FANTASY BASEBALL LEAGUE Decided May 25, 2012 Cite as 4 F.J. 76 (May 2012)  Factual Background A fantasy baseball league called the Alpha Male Fantasy Baseball League (hereinafter referred to as “AMFBL”) is comprised […]

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Passing Judgment – Maryland’s battle to legalize fantasy sports.

With over 32 million people playing fantasy sports and an industry that generates over $3 billion per year, it is safe to say that fantasy sports is one of the most popular and lucrative businesses in the United States.  However, even in the internet age, there are still a handful of states that criminalize playing fantasy […]

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John Doe vs. XYZ Corp. – 4 F.J. 9 (February 4, 2012) – Super Bowl Office Pool Dispute

SUPREME COURT OF FANTASY JUDGMENT John Doe vs. XYZ Corp.  ON PETITION FOR WRIT OF CERTIORARI FROM XYZ CORP.’S SUPER BOWL OFFICE POOL  Decided February 4, 2012 Cite as 4 F.J. 9 (February 2012)  Factual Background An anonymous company based in California (hereinafter referred to as “XYZ Corp.”) created a typical Super Bowl office pool […]

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New World Order vs. The Lone Rangers – 4 F.J. 1 (January 21, 2012) – Fantasy Football Championship Tie-Breaker

SUPREME COURT OF FANTASY JUDGMENT New World Order vs. The Lone Rangers ON PETITION FOR WRIT OF CERTIORARI FROM THE MAGIC BULLET FANTASY FOOTBALL LEAGUE  Decided January 21, 2012 Cite as 4 F.J. 1 (January 2012) Factual Background A fantasy football league called the Magic Bullet Fantasy Football League (hereinafter referred to as “MBFFL”) has […]

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