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No Significant Fault – an assessment of Anti-Doping Case Law
An analysis of the approach taken by the Panel in applying the provisions of the World Anti-Doping Code in relation to "Fault".
Premier League shuts down unauthorised streaming platform
The Premier League has announced that Ace TV had been forced into liquidation after agreeing to pay damages for infringing copyright.
GDPR and the revised Swiss Data Protection Act: the impact on sports organisations and businesses in Switzerland
We focus on compliance and the responsibilities of the data controller under the incoming GDPR and the (revised) DPA.
TV ads: is it a qualification or is it a contradiction?
A recent decision by the ASA held that a gambling advertisement was misleading where a qualification to the offer was included on screen
A question of Governance in Sport
Regulatory and commercial drivers will ensure that governance continues to be a major focus for the sports sector in 2018.
What is editorial ‘control’ and when is a vlog an advert?
A recent ASA adjudication reminds businesses to keep an eye on influencer content
Amazon and Facebook make racket with bids to show live sports
A look at the evolving market for the rights to broadcast live sports following bids by Amazon and Facebook.
The effect of social media on sponsorship
An overview of some of the issues to consider when negotiating fair terms for sponsorship which incorporate social media.