Kentucky legal firm scores bumper payday from Flutter settlement

State lawyers to take $75m chunk of nine-figure arrangement to settle historic PokerStars legal case under ‘no win no fee’-style contract

Flutter Entertainment’s $300m settlement of its 13-year legal battle with the US State of Kentucky has resulted in Bluegrass State officials being served with a $75m legal bill. In September, the FTSE 100 operator settled its long-standing dispute with Kentucky authorities over alleged historic illegal gambling relating to the PokerStars business. Flutter agreed to pay $200m to…

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