Nic Couchman quoted in the Irish Times on investment in sport
Nic Couchman has been quoted in an article in the Irish Times, looking at investment in sport and the fight that sports governing bodies face for relevance against the digital entertainment industry. Read more below:
“Nobody puts Baby in the corner…”
Charles Russell Speechlys celebrates this year’s Sports Technology Awards finalists
The Sports Technology Awards celebrates tech-led innovation in sports, globally.
Liverpool FC’s Hero Club and the current state of play with football NFTs
Liverpool’s Hero Club hit the headlines this week and serves as an interesting reflection of the current state of play.
Rules to be followed by Swiss basketball clubs when hiring players through agents
Swiss clubs that use foreign agents who they know do not have a Swiss employment permit are punishable under criminal law.
Social Tokens: What are the regulatory challenges in the UK?
Social tokens are one of the latest innovations in the crypto space and have grown significantly in recent years.
Richard Davies and Rahim Hirji write for the American Bar Association on tattoos, athletes and image rights
LeBron James. Zlatan Ibrahimović. Mike Tyson. What is the common factor?
Sports Business: Five Current Themes
Nick White goes early with his thoughts on this year's Sports Business themes.
Media & Entertainment - The Changing Landscape in the Middle East #1 - A Few Thoughts
What Lloyd v Google means for Project Red Card
ESG in Sport – net zero targets and “coolerplate” clauses
Property Patter: Dealing with Sporting Rights over Land
Sporting rights can cause issues particularly if they are granted over land which may be developed in the future.
Emma Raducanu - "Serving to Unite the Nation" - The Future Protection of Sporting Events of National Interest
"The WinnerS Take It All"
In a sports setting, it is most unusual to see so many winners arising out of a decision by a rights holder to share rights.
Keep Your Enemies Close – Multi-Club Ownership in UEFA Competition
Nick White writes for City AM on how City Football Group's multiple ownership model might give Man City an edge in the transfer market post-Brexit
Could a multiple ownership model give clubs an edge in the transfer market post-Brexit?
Nick White writes for Intellectual Property Magazine on the ever-expanding role of licensed content within the video gaming industry
Nic Couchman quoted by the Sunday Business Post on private equity investment in the sports sector
The growth of sport over time means that the traditional funding sources are no longer sufficient to keep pace with the growth of sport.
Darren Bailey quoted by City AM on why a salary cap is unlikely to succeed where Financial Fair Play failed in making European football more competitive
The solution to football’s problems may require more fundamental change.
Richard Davies quoted by eprivateclient on tattoos and their licensing for high profile private clients
Private clients and advisers have many things to think about but one thing that’s unlikely to make the list is tattoos.