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The different rules of sport post-restart
We cannot expect the world after Coronavirus to look like it did before, and the same applies to the sports that we know and love.
Force Majeure and Frustration Flowchart
The contractual issues highlighted more than any other by the pandemic are the force majeure clause and the principle of frustration.
PremFlix: the Premier League’s plans to introduce a ‘Netflix-style’ OTT service
Last week it was reported that English football’s top flight is planning to offer its own bespoke streaming service in some territories.
Mind the Cap: exploring the competition law aspects of financial regulation in sport
This piece will provide a brief overview of various salary cap mechanisms implemented globally.
Barca’s €100m tech fund and the rise of sports organisations as technology investors
The lure of tech investment opportunities is causing sports organisations to step out of their comfort zone and become investors themselves.
Man City: controlling brand and reputation in the age of agencies, ads and #influencers
Brands are using a larger number of agencies and influencers to support their marketing activity, but things can easily go wrong.
The value of Simone Biles – an update on athlete endorsements, the Olympics and Rule 40
the USOPC released updated guidance for its athletes regarding personal endorsements and marketing during the Tokyo 2020 games.
Trade Marks: Liverpool fail to emulate Spurs' success
Liverpool FC filed an application in June for a range of goods and services for the mark LIVERPOOL but the club's application was rejected.