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The Azeem Rafiq Case: How Sports Can Better Tackle Player Discrimination

Fans defacing player murals, sexist comments from coaches, racist locker-room remarks: discrimination in sport can, unfortunately, take many forms. The difficult task of reducin...

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How Will FIFA's New Maternity Benefits Rules Impact U.S. Women's Soccer?

This article examines the new FIFA regulations on maternity benefits available to women soccer players across the wor...
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Name Image & Likeness - How Laws Are Evolving For NCAA Athletes’ Compensation

Supporting college athletics is an enduring cultural tradition throughout the United States. Many of us follow our fa...
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David Mackay’s unpunished 'bump': why Australian sports must do more to tackle head and facial injuries

Professional team sports in Australia are dominated by two major codes: Australian Rules football and rugby league. T...

Key UK Travel & Immigration Rules For The Sports Industry During Covid-19

Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the sports industry was one of the first to move its people around the world, with sporti...
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A Summary Of CAS Decisions At The Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games

While audiences were focused on the inspiring performances of athletes at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games (Tokyo 2020), ...
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Player Power v Data Monetisation – A New Battleground In Sport

The global industry recording, analysing and utilising athletes' performance data was valued at close to $1 billion i...
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Liability Waivers For US Sports Venue Operators: Key Takeaways From Quezada V. Game Truck Georgia

Liability waivers are an ever-present feature of American sports, given the relatively litigious nature of the Americ...
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Political protests in sport – Athletes’ rights and duties at Tokyo 2020 Olympics

This article is a version of the articles published here & here. This article has been republished with permissio...

Guidance For Athletes On Social Media Use And Reviewing Historic Posts

In May, England and Sussex County cricketer Ollie Robinson became the latest professional sportsperson to find themse...

CTE And Causation: The Key Medico-Legal Issues In Rugby Union’s Concussion Litigation

As has been widely reported[1], a group of former professional rugby union players (Claimants) have brought a claim a...

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