Affleck Greene McMurtry LLP
With less than a month until Super Bowl LIV, football fans are looking forward to the big game.
Rogers Partners LLP
Emotions can run high in sports, even in recreational adult leagues.
Video games are no longer confined to small rooms. From personal entertainment systems, to ‘LAN party' subculture, to mainstream media, the industry has transformed and is changing at a...
Justice Nariman and Justice Bhat of the Supreme Court dismissed two appeals and connected intervention applications pertaining to the determination of fantasy sport...
GameChanger Law Advisors
The petitioner argued that online daily fantasy sports are means
of luring people to gamble their money by picking a random team of
real-life sportsperson and make quick earning
Sports business lawyers should take note of the judgement rendered on Oct. 25, 2019, by the High Court of Justice in the dispute between New Balance Athletics Inc. and the Liverpool Football Club.
Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
Many states have passed or proposed sports betting legislation, and 2020 will see this trend continue, Cadwalader attorneys say. They discuss this rapidly expanding industry and predict that...
As we near two heavily followed sporting events—the Super Bowl and the March Madness NCAA basketball tournament—employers may notice flagging focus from employee fans.
The Olympic and Paralympic athlete rule marks one of several modernization updates that the NCAA is considering instituting to its rules and policies.
Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
Growth, taxes and malls? An unconventional esports location is dominating the industry news this week.
Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz
The United States Olympic and Paralympic Committee ("USOPC"), which now permits personal sponsor advertising featuring Olympic participants ...
Ropes & Gray LLP
On January 13, 2020, Major League Baseball published the findings of its investigation into the Houston Astros' use of electronic equipment to steal signs during the 2017 and 2018 seasons
Squire Patton Boggs LLP
Saracens scraped through into the quarter-finals of European rugby's Champions Cup after a win over Racing 92 this weekend.
Proskauer Rose LLP
In a contractual dispute between a tennis instructor and the minor players he purportedly coached, a Florida court found multiple faults...
Ford & Harrison LLP
First, a little recent history is in order.
Weintraub Tobin Chediak Coleman Grodin Law Corporation
In 2015, world-renowned boxers Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather, Jr. faced off in what was promoted as the "Fight of the Century." After twelve largely uneventful rounds...
Last week, sports gambling giant DraftKings announced that it is reviewing a former Bachelor contestant's $1 million win in an online fantasy football contest
Berman Fink Van Horn P.C.
New York Giants football head coach Pat Shurmur was terminated on "Black Monday" – the day following the end of the regular professional football season that is notorious for terminations
The NCAA has traditionally restricted college athletes from accepting any endorsements or compensation related to their participation in college sports.
Since Leipzig's bid for the 2012 Summer Olympics, which took place in London rather than in Leipzig, the industry has repeatedly