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Conor McGregor, Matt Skelton andFreddie Flintoff: In Search of a Boxing Licence
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • May 26 2017

Last week Conor McGregor, the reigning UFC Lightweight Champion, and former UFC Featherweight Champion, claimed that he has agreed a deal to fight


Magnificent flying machines? The growing role of drones in sport
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • May 18 2017

Once thought of as weapons of war, commercial use of drones is now on the rise, with companies like Amazon jostling to position themselves at the


Kodi Boxes and Apps Targeted by Premier League in Efforts to Reduce Illegal Streaming
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • May 17 2017

In March granting the Football Association Premier League (“FAPL”) an injunction has marked the latest stand by the Premier League against illegal


Part Two - common ownership of sports teams and its regulation in European football
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • May 2 2017

Last week, Sports Shorts considered media reports that Premiership Rugby restricted a proposed investment by Mohed Altrad’s investment in Gloucester


ICO Issues Revised Guidance on Political Campaigning
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • May 1 2017

The Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) has warned all major political parties in the UK of their obligations when contacting potential


Part One - common ownership of sports teams and Mohed Altrad’s aborted investment in Gloucester RFC
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • April 28 2017

Earlier this month, it was reported that Premiership Rugby had voted against a proposed investment in Gloucester RFC by the France-based billionaire


The end of Joey Barton’s career? All bets are off
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • April 27 2017

On 6 October 2016, Sport Shorts covered the charge levelled by the Scottish Football Association (the “SFA”) against Joey Barton (then of Glasgow


ICO Imposes £70,000 Penalty on Airline Over Marketing Emails
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • April 11 2017

The Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) has imposed a penalty of £70,000 on the airline Flybe Limited (Flybe) after finding that the firm had


Increasing Rugby League’s salary cap: will it plug the talent drain?
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • April 7 2017

On 6 April 2017, it was confirmed that a majority of the twelve clubs who make up Rugby League’s premier division, the Betfred Super League, had


Your guide to overdue payables in football
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • March 31 2017

On 28 March 2017, the Court of Arbitration for Sport (“CAS”) confirmed in a media release that it had issued a consent award in the arbitration