Every now and then, technological innovation revolutionises a sport and leads to a wave of new records.
The Upper Tribunal (UT) has upheld the decision of the Valuation Tribunal for England (VTE) that the consequences flowing from relegation of a football club
Case law has held that, for a philosophical belief to have protection under the Equality Act 2010, the belief has to meet the following conditions:
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.
Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
Semenya did not take part in the World Athletics Championships in autumn 2019.
Fallon Sherrock, 25, made history on Tuesday by beating Ted Evetts in the first round at the PDC World Championship.
In September, California Governor Gavin Newsom signed the Fair Pay to Play Act into law. As of January 1, 2023, California's law will enable college athletes in the State of California
How are agents regulated in rugby? What makes a good rugby agent? And are there any recent trends in on-field disciplinary offences in rugby?
BCL Solicitors LLP
Daniel Jackson discusses the UK's position in relation to anti-doping and the approach going forward.
Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance (GALA)
The saga of Rule 40 of the Olympic Charter continues...
Charles Russell Speechlys
At the end of October, the British Olympic Association (BOA) released its guidelines for Team GB athletes and the exploitation of personal sponsorship rights during the Olympic Games.
Similar to the case between Rangers FC and Sports Direct which we covered last year, the recent case between sportswear manufacturer
The world of sport has been relatively slow in opening itself up to change in relation to compliance and speaking up.
The last decade has seen the swift (and some would say surprising) rise of the E-Sports industry with global revenue increasing to 1 billion dollars in 2019
It is essential that sports organisations are aware of the importance of maintaining confidentiality, particularly as leaks can have a detrimental impact on the cohesion and performance of a team.
Where has all the time gone? The Tokyo Olympics will soon be upon us. The main focus, of course, is on training and performance in the quest for medals
Media, Sport and Entertainment Sector Co-chair Nick Fitzpatrick and associate Alasdair Muller speak to RFU Legal and Governance Director Angus Bujalski and RFU Legal Counsel Stuart Tennant
The sudden and widespread outbreak of the Coronavirus Disease 2019 ("COVID-19") has not only caused grave concerns over public health worldwide but it has also significantly impacted ...
With its young and growing population of four billion people and an ever-increasing group of football fans, Asia is considered the next frontier of football.
On October 4th, 2019, during a National Basketball Association ("NBA") sponsored trip to China, Houston Rockets general manager, Daryl Morey, tweeted "fight for freedom, stand with Hong Kong."