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Protecting Sport’s Crown Jewels in 2019
A look at the regulations surrounding broadcasting live sport in the UK.
Cryptocurrency and football: a “token” gesture, or worth the investment?
Jonathan Hyman and Nic Couchman explore how football is embracing blockchain technology and partnerships with cryptocurrencies.
Integrity and good governance – a lesson from Cricket Australia
KO for illegal streaming servers – the continuing fight against copyright infringement
A High Court case shows that sports rights holders are keen to protect the revenues that can be generated from ownership of such rights.
England’s love of football continues as a Crown Court scores a conviction
Razzak Mirjan explores website blocking injunctions within the UK in the midst of the 2018 World Cup.
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
125,000,000 reasons for Ben Stokes (and other sports stars) to focus on morality clauses
An overview of the typical ‘morality clauses’ which brands seek to include in endorsement deals.
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.