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How Green Is The Beautiful Game? An Overview Of Environmental Regulation In Football

Football has often been described as “the world’s game,” with FIFA having a boot-print in 211 FIFA-affiliated national associations worldwide[1].  However its global reach ...

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Key Issues In The Regulatory Structure Of Motorsport

This article summarises a panel session that took place on 30 March 2021 as part of LawInSport’s inaugural Motorsport...

Why Bamboo Bats Are Causing A Stir In The World Of Cricket

The debate around cricket bat materials gained steam once again with a study published on May 9, 2021 by researchers ...
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Prioritising Consistency & Compliance: A Review Of Australia's National Integrity Framework For Sport

Sport Integrity Australia[1] (SIA) was established in 2020 pursuant to the Sport Integrity Australia Act 2020&nb...
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Football Law 2021 Panel Summary: Legal Considerations When Financing Football Clubs

On 24 May 2021, LawInSport’s Football Law Conference 2021, brought together a panel of experts to discuss ‘Finance: L...
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Mariyam Mohammad And Her Lawyer Discuss Her Discrimination Case Against The Asian Football Confederation

The Sports Law & Policy Centre, Bengaluru (SLPC) organized a virtual event on 21st May 2021 to discuss the landma...
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Football Index Collapse: Blurring The Lines Between Gambling & Investment

Football Index, the trading name of BetIndex Ltd (Football Index/Index) has become a prominent feature in United King...
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How Sports Leagues Can Improve Their Diversity: Analysing The NFL And MLB’s Hiring Initiatives

The management ranks of professional sports leagues in the US have always struggled with diversity, possibly more so ...

How Do Cost Controls Work In Motorsports?

The ‘Cost Controls In Motorsport’ panel took place as part of LawInSport’s inaugural Motorsport Law Conference on 30 ...
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Sports Disputes and Disciplinary Procedures - the Year in review 2020/21

It is difficult to look back on 2020 without considering the impact that the Covid-19 pandemic has had, in any contex...

How The Corporate Insolvency and Governance Act 2020 Is Helping Struggling Football Clubs

When the coronavirus pandemic hit in Spring 2020, and the remainder of the 2019/20 football season was put on hold, t...
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'BeNeLiga’: Analyzing The Proposed Merger of The Netherlands And Belgian Football Leagues

Amid the talk about a European Super League and reform of UEFA competitions, a more modest new league is the talk of ...

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