Tim Lowles examines the recent judgment handed down in a dispute over unpaid media rights fees of over £150m to the Premier League during the first UK lockdown in 2020.
High Court rules RDA Television was justified in terminating its Media Rights Agreement with European Rugby during Covid-19
In March 2020, the Court of Arbitration for Sport (“CAS”) found that American athlete Jarrion Lawson had committed an Anti-Doping Rule Violation (“ADRV”), but accepted that he had not intentionally committed that violation on the basis that it was reasonably…
It is unfortunate timing for sports who are already struggling with the effects of the pandemic but we’ve been here before.
The Committee of Advertising Practice (CAP) has announced a public consultation to strengthen the rules and guidance for gambling advertisements to protect children, young people (under 18s) and vulnerable adults.
Rights owners, broadcasters and operators of digital content services will need to consider adjusting their standard acquisition and/or licensing agreements following Brexit.
Practitioners, companies and investors in cryptoassets and smart contracts will welcome the findings of a leading group of jurists from the UK Jurisdiction Taskforce of the Law Society’s Lawtech Delivery Panel.