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Top 5 Tips On Writing A Great CV & Covering Letter For Sports Law Applications

This article provides five top tips on how to write an effective cover letter and CV. The information is taken from a live webinar held by LawInSport’s CEO, Sean Cottr...

Team Owners In Crossfire Over Cricket's Anti-Corruption Rules: ICC v Deepak Agarwal

The International Cricket Council Anti-Corruption Code for Participants[1] (the Code) aims to deter a “Participant” (defined below in this article) from engaging in “Corrupt Con...

India’s Sticky Wicket: What Are The Rules On The Quality of Test Match Cricket Pitches?

The England cricket team’s recent Test series in India has somewhat been overshadowed by a debate on the pitches for the second and third Tests played in Chennai and Ahmedabad, ...

How The Professional Collegiate League Aims To Disrupt College Athletics: Part 1 - Challenging An Economic Cartel

This four-part series analyzes the US college sports landscape from the perspective of the Professional Collegiate League (PCL).  It should be noted at the outset that one ...

Why The ISU’s Eligibility Rules Breached Competition Law And What It Means For Sports Governing Bodies

In 2017, a European Commission (EC) Decision found that the International Skating Union's Eligibility Rules (which, in brief, prevented skaters from participating in ISU interna...

What Effect Could The Unionisation Of Influencers Have On Gaming Content Creators (Inc. Sports Stars)?

The Screen Actors Guild - American Federation of Television and Radio Artists (SAG – AFTRA) is a body that represents approximately 160,000 media professionals who produce conte...

How Public Procurement Law Applies To Sports Governing Bodies: The CJEU's Ruling On The Italian Football Federation

We’ve known for a while now that competition law applies to sports governing bodies[1]. The Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) has recently clarified that sports...

Criminal Prosecution Of UK Football Agents: How FA Regulations Overlap The Bribery Act

In December 2019[1], following a two months’ trial at Southwark Crown Court, Giuseppe Pagliara and Dax Price (football agents), and Tommy Wright (assistant head coach of Barnsle...

What Schools Need To Know About Head Injuries Caused By Contact Sports

As well as a return to in person schooling, 8 March 2021 will see outdoor after-school sports and activities resume. Plainly the positive impact of sport on the physical and men...

How Europe’s Major Football Leagues Are Regulating Fixtures & Sanctioning Clubs For Outbreaks Of Covid-19

The author recently wrote on the successful appeals of St. Mirren FC and Kilmarnock FC[1] against match forfeits imposed on them by the Scottish Professional Football League (SP...

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