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England’s love of football continues as a Crown Court scores a conviction
  • Charles Russell Speechlys LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 1 2018

Football fans across the UK were able to watch all 2018 FIFA World Cup games through traditional broadcasters, such as ITV. Gareth Southgate’s England


Court extends live blocking order for unauthorised Premier League streams
  • Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner (BLP)
  • United Kingdom
  • July 24 2018

The High Court agreed on 18 July 2018 to extend The Football Association Premier League Limited's (FAPL) blocking order for illegal streams of its


FA Announce Restructuring of Non-League
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • June 28 2018

With most footballing eyes firmly on the World Cup, and England’s crunch match with Belgium, the Football Association’s League Committee (FALC) has


Gambling Commission makes an example of SunBets for self-exclusion failings and “Novelty Bets”
  • CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 17 2018

On 13 April 2018, the Gambling Commission (the “Commission”) announced that it had imposed a penalty of £84,000 on Tabcorp UK Limited (trading as


United Kingdom - High Court issues further "live" blocking injunction in the UEFA case
  • Baker McKenzie
  • United Kingdom
  • March 20 2018

The High Court of England and Wales has granted UEFA an injunction under s. 97A Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988 for the duration of the


Due diligence best practices for corporate sponsors
  • Venable LLP
  • Global
  • February 21 2018

Corporate sponsorship is big business with potentially bigger rewards for brand owners, but it also comes with a degree of risk in the event of


Auteursrechtelijke bescherming voor voetbalwedstrijden Premier League
  • Novagraaf
  • European Union
  • February 6 2018

The Football Association Premier League Limited (Premier League) heeft met succes een vordering ingesteld tegen internetserviceprovider Ecatel, wegens


Court Refuses Arbitration in Player vs Agent Dispute
  • William Fry
  • United Kingdom
  • February 5 2018

Last year, a UK District Court refused to grant a stay on proceedings brought by Premier League footballer Wilfried Bony (the Player) regarding secret


Diving - what do the rules say?
  • Hill Dickinson LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • January 22 2018

At the start of the 201718 football season, it was announced that the FA would now have the power to retrospectively ban players if they judged they


Will the FA score with its adoption of the Rooney Rule?
  • Keystone Law
  • United Kingdom
  • January 19 2018

The Football Association (The FA) had something of an annus horribilis in 2017, attracting widespread criticism for the way in which it handled