Miller Thomson LLP
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Germany is one of the most attractive and expanding gambling markets worldwide: With a GGR of around 14 billion EUR in 2018
The medial excitement surrounding electronic sports, the competition between human players in computer games, has not only been continuing for some time now, but is also...
On February 13, 2020, FIFA, the international governing body of football, released Circular no. 1709
Adams & Adams
On the 28th of January 2020, the Association for Alcohol Responsibility and Education (Aware.org) launched the new Code of Commercial Communications ("new Code").
On 11 December 2019 the Minister of Sport and Recreation published the Draft National Sport and Recreation Amendment Bill intending to regulate the unregulated fitness industry.
Adams & Adams
English rugby club Saracens' relegation from Premiership Rugby for breaches of the salary cap is the big news in the world of sports law this year.
Every now and then, technological innovation revolutionises a sport and leads to a wave of new records.
On February 6, 2020, the New York Supreme Court's Appellate Division, Third Department upheld a lower court ruling from 2018 which held that daily fantasy sports (DFS)
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher
As the 2020 legislative session in New York state gets under way, one of the topics on the agenda is sure to be whether...
Drew Eckl & Farnham, LLP
On May 29, 2019, the Cubs played the Astros at Minute Maid Park. During the game, a two year old girl was...
Dickinson Wright PLLC
The dawn of a new year always brings an opportunity to engage in speculation about significant events for the next year.
Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
Many states have passed or proposed sports betting legislation, and 2020 will see this trend continue, Cadwalader attorneys say. They discuss this rapidly expanding industry and predict that...
As we near two heavily followed sporting events—the Super Bowl and the March Madness NCAA basketball tournament—employers may notice flagging focus from employee fans.
The Olympic and Paralympic athlete rule marks one of several modernization updates that the NCAA is considering instituting to its rules and policies.
Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
Growth, taxes and malls? An unconventional esports location is dominating the industry news this week.
Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz
The United States Olympic and Paralympic Committee ("USOPC"), which now permits personal sponsor advertising featuring Olympic participants ...
Ropes & Gray LLP
On January 13, 2020, Major League Baseball published the findings of its investigation into the Houston Astros' use of electronic equipment to steal signs during the 2017 and 2018 seasons
Squire Patton Boggs LLP
Saracens scraped through into the quarter-finals of European rugby's Champions Cup after a win over Racing 92 this weekend.
Since Leipzig's bid for the 2012 Summer Olympics, which took place in London rather than in Leipzig, the industry has repeatedly