Can retired footballers appear in gambling ads? (ASA Rulings v Paddy Power & SkyBet)

Further to our previous article1, which commented on the recent Advertising Standards Authority (“ASA”) ruling against a Ladbrokes ad that featured current Premier League footba...

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Independent Report on the UEFA Champions League Final 2022: Lessons for Venue Owners & Event Operators

The events of 28 May 2022 as Liverpool FC (“LFC") prepared to play Real Madrid in the UEFA Champions League Final in ...
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Visibility Of Women’s Sport: What Athletes And Influencers Need To Know Before Launching A Podcast

131 percent in 2022. This was the year-on-year increase in UK average viewing time per person for women’s sport on TV...
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What Sponsors Can Learn From The 2022 World Cup Beer Fiasco

Cast your mind back to mid-November 2022 in the days leading up to start of the Qatar World Cup – before the rapturou...
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Why FIFA Banned The All India Football Federation & What It Means

The All India Football Federation (AIFF) found itself at the center of a storm in 2022 when FIFA imposed a ban on it ...
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ASA's First Ruling Under New Gambling Ad Rules: Analysis And Implications For Sports Organizations

The Advertising Standards Authority (“ASA”) has issued its first ruling  under the new rules that prohibit ...
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Swiss Federal Tribunal confirms the validity of CAS Anti-Doping Division proceedings as first instance tribunal

This article discusses a recent important decision1 by the Swiss Federal Supreme Court (“SFT”) which confirmed the va...

A Summary Of 2022’s Key Sports Law Cases & Regulatory Reforms From The CAS & SFT

This article summarises the key cases from the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) and the Swiss Federal Tribun...
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A Summary of Key Sports Law Cases In Australia in 2022

This is a summary of some of the leading sports law cases that arose in Australia in 2022. It is based on the author’...

Protecting trademarks in keyword advertising in India - A guide for sports organisations

The Honourable Delhi High Court (Court) in India, in the recent case of Head Digital Works Private Limited v. TicTok ...
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Betting In Football: Lessons From Non-League Player’s 11 Year Suspension (The FA v Kynan Isaac)

The recent decision of the FA Independent Regulatory Commission (“Commission”) in The FA v Kynan Isaac attracted wide...
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Who is a ‘publisher’ in the context of defamatory material posted on a social media website? (Fairfax v Voller)

Who is a ‘publisher’ in the context of defamatory material posted on a social media website on the internet? The High...

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