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European Parliament passes resolution providing recommendations for enhancing the European video game and esports industries

European Union - November 25 2022 On 10 November 2022, the European Parliament passed a Resolution recognising the potential and value of eSports and the video games industry, whilst…

Private Equity Enters the Field: new key players shaking up the world of sport

USA - November 11 2022 Whilst investment in sport has historically been limited to ultra-high net worth individuals, private equity firms that for many years were forced to…

The EU Digital Services Act (DSA) has finally been published in the EU Official Journal

European Union - November 2 2022 The EU Digital Services Act (DSA) was finally published in the EU Official Journal on 27 October 2022, which marks the end of its adoption process…

The Iberia Festival case: The Spanish Supreme Court finds infringement of a deceased artist’s image rights

Spain - October 28 2022 The Supreme Court declares that the use of the deceased artist's image to advertise a music festival was an infringement of their image rights. The…

Online advertising reforms in the UK

United Kingdom - October 27 2022 Disruptive Technologies have transformed almost every sector of the economy, not least the advertising industry. The exponential growth of online…

Sports Data Rights: Genius v Sportradar settles - what does this mean for sports data rights holders and the industries they supply?

United Kingdom - October 20 2022 Less than a week into the much anticipated joined High Court / Competition Appeal Tribunal hearing, the live sports data battle between Betgenius…

The Australian anti-siphoning scheme - will the latest Government review lead to the long-overdue reform?

Australia - October 17 2022 Last week the new Labour Government released a consultation paper to initiate their review of the anti-siphoning scheme in Australia. Many will be…

The Australian anti-siphoning scheme - will the latest Government review lead to the long-overdue reform?

Australia - October 17 2022 Last week the new Labor Government released a consultation paper to initiate their review of the anti-siphoning scheme in Australia. Many will be…

Gambling Laws in Ireland: Appointment of a CEO Designate of the Gambling Regulatory Authority of Ireland

Ireland - October 10 2022 There have long been promises of reform of gambling laws in Ireland, which is why the latest announcement in respect of the long-anticipated Gambling…

“New movies coming soon to the Metaverse near you” - Copyright issues with films in the metaverse

European Union, Germany - October 5 2022 Will we slip into avatars to see new movie releases in the metaverse in future? Film events have already made their way into today's metaverses and…