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Name Image & Likeness: Why U.S High School Athletes May Sue Over Rights Restrictions

The past year has been a whirlwind of activity in the area of name, image, and likeness rights (NIL) for U.S. college athletes, with athletes around the country cashing in for t...

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A guide to solidarity payments in football under the FIFA Regulations

This article considers the operation of Article 21 of the FIFA Regulations on the Status and Transfer of Players (RST...
Sports Lawyer

Sports Lawyer In Spotlight: Roberto De Palma Barracco

Roberto de Palma Barracco is an attorney, mediator and arbitrator focused on the lifestyle industries - especially sp...
Horse racing on track

How The Horseracing Integrity & Safety Authority Will Change The Horseracing Industry

The establishment of the Horseracing Integrity and Safety Authority (HISA) marked a major change in the regulation of...
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Advertising “cryptoassests” the right way - lessons from the Arsenal ASA ruling

Cryptoassets (including Fan Tokens, digital currencies) have enjoyed an enormous surge in popularity over the past 12...
Football Law Conference

A Review Of LawInSport’s Football Conference 2022: Key Lessons For The Sector

As a full member of LawInSport, I regularly read articles encapsulating the essence of law in a sports context. I was...
Football Player

Key Strategies For Investors In Brazilian Football

In 2021, a new “Football Corporations Law” (Federal Law 14.193/2021)1 was enacted in Brazil aiming to create the lega...
FIFA RSTP Commentary 2021

Your Guide To FIFA’s Commentary On The RSTP

On 10 November 2021, FIFA published the 2021 Commentary (Commentary) on the Regulations on the Status and Transfer of...
Brazil

Why Brazil’s New Football Corporations Law may change club football?

Although there were no legal restrictions for Brazilian football clubs to be incorporated as companies – in fact at l...
Cricket

The Importance Of Early Reporting & Preserving Evidence: Lessons From The Brendan Taylor Cricket Corruption Case

On 28 January 2022, the International Cricket Council (ICC) published two decisions relating to Brendan Taylor1, a fo...
Show Jumper Horse

How The 2022 EU VAT Directive Affects The Equestrian Sector

The VAT (Value Added Tax) legislation of the Member States of the European Union, including setting the VAT rates, is...
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Privacy Breach: Why LaLiga Was Fined For Its Audio-Collecting App

The Spanish High Court, Audiencia Nacional, has upheld the €250,000 fine imposed on La Liga by the Spanish data prote...

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