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Sports Law In 2021 – Key Issues to watch in Africa, Asia & Australia

Here are the top sports law issues to watch out for in 2021 in Africa, Asia and Australia from the LawInSport Editori...
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Sports law in 2021 – key issues to watch in South America

Here are the top sports law issues to watch out for in 2021 from South America from the LawInSport Editorial Boa...
Title image of tennis player - Sports law in 2021 – key issues to watch in Europe

Sports law in 2021 – key issues to watch in Europe

Here are the top sports law issues to watch out for in 2021 in Europe from the LawInSport Editorial Board.  D...
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Sports law in 2021 – key issues to watch in UK & Ireland

Here are the top sports law issues to watch out for in 2021 from the UK and Ireland from the LawInSport Editorial Boa...

Key sports law cases and developments of 2020 – Africa, Asia & Australia

As we come to the end of a turbulent and challenging year, we wanted to take the opportunity to reflect on what we th...

Key sports law cases and developments of 2020 – South America

As we come to the end of a turbulent and challenging year, we wanted to take the opportunity to reflect on what we th...

Key sports law cases and developments of 2020 – UK & Ireland

As we come to the end of a turbulent and challenging year, we wanted to take the opportunity to reflect on what we th...

Key sports law cases and developments of 2020 - Europe

As we come to the end of a turbulent and challenging year, we wanted to take the opportunity to reflect on what we th...

Key sports law cases and developments of 2020 – North America

As we come to the end of a turbulent and challenging year, we wanted to take the opportunity to reflect on what we th...

Fired for breaching coronavirus rules: key points from the Joshiko Saibou case

The authors’ prior article (available here[1]) discussed how German professional basketball player, Joshiko Saibou, h...

COVID-19: Key data protection considerations for readmitting fans to sports stadiums

With the recent UK government announcement that some stadiums can admit up to 4000 fans[1], most of us will still be ...
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When football administrators end up in prison - the ongoing case of Racing de Santander’s former managers

Racing de Santander has been a historical football team within the Spanish football and has had to deal with some dif...

Why the Competition Appeal Tribunal refused Football DataCo’s application to transfer Sportradar’s claim to the High Court

The Competition Appeal Tribunal recently handed down its Judgment[1] refusing the application by the First ...

Creating a level playing field? Athletes turning to courts to protect their employment law rights

Athletes are bringing claims to assert their statutory employment rights in courts and employment tribunals, from Aus...

Seven tips for sports organisations to keep safeguarding at the top of the board agenda

Abuse cases in sport are all too common of late.  South African swimming is the latest to find itself embroiled ...

A guide to the players’ code of conduct at tennis grand slams

At this year’s US Open in September, world number one, Novak Djokovic, was disqualified after a line judge was hit in...
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A guide to the regulation of transgender athlete participation in sport

As our understanding of the human body and mind advances, society has begun to question and debate more the distinc...
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A guide to the new immigration rules for players coming to the Premier League and EFL

With the opening of the transfer window on 2 January 2021, UK football clubs will be in uncharted territory. Not only...

Where are we now? One year on from the third International Forum for Sports Integrity

In October 2019 delegates from over one hundred stakeholders in sport gathered in Lausanne for the third Internationa...

Copyright in tattoos: U.S. court rules for artist in Randy Orton / WWE 2K case

A recent United States district court decision on copyright infringement has brought the issue of recreation of tatto...
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