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Determining the level of compensation for out of contract football players

This article was originally published on 29 June 2016 and has been completely revamped and updated for accuracy and comprehensiveness. The recent decision of the Professional F...

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Political protests in sport – Athletes’ rights and duties at Tokyo 2020 Olympics

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Potential new restrictions and requirements on foreign State investment into European football clubs

In a sector where competitiveness goes hand in hand with deep pockets, financial backing can bridge the gap between a...
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The Premier League TV Rights Deal Rollover – A Break From The Norm

As the world’s sporting media focussed on the launch of the European Super League in April 2021, the Premier League’s...

The NCAA College Basketball Bribery Scandal: The Scheme that Continues to Shake Collegiate Sports

In September 2017, U.S. federal law enforcement officials arrested ten individuals, including four Division I NCAA co...
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A Guide To The Labour Structure Of The US Women's Soccer Team and League (NWSL)

The labor structure of Women’s Soccer in the United States has been a subject of controversy and scrutiny since the m...
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Sport and intellectual property – the year in review 2020/21

From a major international IP piracy dispute over sports broadcasts with a geopolitical undercurrent to trade mark sp...

Why Blake Leeper is not running at the Tokyo Olympic Games – the 2nd CAS Award

Blake Leeper is a world class American 400 meter sprinter.  He is also a double amputee.  His goal is to co...
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How U.S. Courts Have Dealt with COVID-19 Business Interruption Insurance Cases Involving Pro Sports Teams

At the beginning of 2020 there were two big questions in American sports: could Lebron James and Anthony Davis revive...

Sun Yang Eligible For 2024 Paris Olympics: WADA v Sun Yang & FINA - 2nd CAS Award

On 22 June 2021, the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) ruled that Sun Yang was sanctioned with a period of ineligi...

NCAA V. Alston - Why The NCAA Lost & What The Future Holds

In many respects, the United States of America employs a unique sports governance system. A key part of this system h...

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