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The Sam Allardyce controversy: what are the rules regarding third party ownership?
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • September 27 2016

The Telegraph has today reported that Sam Allardyce, the manager of the England football team, has explained to purported businessmen how they could


Time to take a stand?
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • September 23 2016

Before the start of this year’s football season, West Ham’s much discussed move to the London Stadium has proved controversial for a number of


Changes to TV Licensing for Digital Content
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • September 22 2016

There has been national and local press coverage recently on changes to TV licensing from 1 September 2016. The coverage focused on householduse, but


Breaching sports rules and regulations: a brief history of the “-gate”
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • September 15 2016

The line between winning and losing is often thin. Throughout the history of sport, sportsmen and women have consistently demonstrated that they will


Football Transfer Spending- high risk leading to high reward?
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • September 7 2016

At the closing of the summer transfer window on 31 August, it was announced that the Premier League had splurged a record-breaking £1.165 billion on


eSports - a recent explosion in popularity but still room to grow
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • Global, United Kingdom
  • September 7 2016

This morning, a panel at the Sport Industry Breakfast Club (featuring Wouter Sleijffers, CEO of Fnatic; Chester King, CEO of International eGames


Spending Spree in English Football Transfer Window
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • September 1 2016

On two days every year football fans up and down the country get lost in the chaos of transfer deadline day. The rumour mill goes into overdrive and


Sports Immigration: Brexit’s Latest Political Football
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • June 16 2016

In the Bosman ruling in 1995 the European Court of Justice declared that, in accordance with the Treaty of Rome’s rules regarding the principle of


Managing Your Reputation: Are You Prepared?
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • June 16 2016

With the advent of technology, those within the sport's industry have long been aware of the value in protecting their intellectual property. Perhaps


“We’re Gonna Score More Than You.”
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • June 14 2016

Chances are those well-known eloquent lyrics have stirred up some patriotic spirit from somewhere deep within even the most sporting averse of us