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What Happens When Drivers Ignore Flags In Formula One?

While the purpose and usage of flags in motorsport is straightforward, the implication of sanctions for failure to take the required action once a flag is displayed for drivers ...
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How Leagues And Football Club Groups Are Leveraging Equity Finance

This article explores alternate forms of financing football clubs through equity in addition to the general equity investment including: Financing Leagues Multi-club ownersh...
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Why Do Football Clubs Raise Finance And Who Are The Main Investors?

This is a short extract from our article series A Guide To Financing Football Clubs, which looks at financing methods and ownership structures in global football. This extr...
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Minor Leaguer’s Fight For Fairer Wages Enters Final Innings: A review of Senne v MLB

Since 2014, minor league baseball (MiLB) players have been playing hardball in court with their professional counterpart, Major League Baseball (MLB). In Senne, et al. v. K...
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How could US college football be restructured to improve its competitive & economic potential?

US college sport is undergoing major changes. On the legal front, the U.S. Supreme Court’s recent unanimous decision in NCAA v. Alston[1] upheld the Northern...
DNA_Helix

How DNA Determined Sample Identity In An Anti-Doping First For India – The Case Of Vijay Singh

Vijay Singh (Mr. Singh) is an Indian athlete who enjoyed circuit racing and competing at the JK Tyre Championships once every year at the Buddh International Circuit near New De...
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How Patents & Trade Secrets Are Utilised In Motorsport

Motorsport provides spectators with some of the most impressive examples of man-made machines on the planet with unbelievable feats in engineering, design and aerodynamics. Howe...
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Taxing Overseas Loans: Dutch case raises important points for clubs & footballers

A recent Dutch Court of Appeal judgment[1] sheds light on the taxability of signing-on fees following the loaning of three players from a Belgian club to a Dutch club. The case ...
Gavel & Scales of Justice on Desk

Benjamin Mendy’s criminal charges – employment, sporting & financial repercussions

Benjamin Mendy has been remanded in custody, following charges of four counts of rape and one count of sexual assault.[1] His employer club, Manchester City, has susp...
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Why esports must adopt a child-first culture to protect participants and the industry

One-on-one coaching, rigorous training and high levels of competition already present dangers when it comes to keeping children and adults at risk safe in sports but throwing el...

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