Inside Sports Law
Topic: Dispute-resolution-litigation-and-investigationsSubscribe to Dispute-resolution-litigation-and-investigations
Michael Jordan and Qiaodan Sports: Name rights infringement
No liability for cricket ball injury
Impact of unfair terms on the sports industry: Changes on the horizon
Greater protection for athletes: Reforming the US Olympic system
Amidst the Larry Nassar sexual abuse scandal, Senators Jerry Moran and Richard Blumenthal conducted an investigation into, among other things, the USA Gymnastics, the US Olympic and Paralympic Committee.
Athlete A and the role of “Me Too” investigations within sport
Co-authored by Kate Almond. The release of Athlete A on Netflix has highlighted the impact of “Me Too” on the sport of gymnastics.
Professional cyclist held not to be an employee or a worker
The EAT has held that an employment tribunal was entitled to conclude that a professional cyclist was not an employee or a worker of the British Cycling Federation.
Australia’s National Sports Tribunal: a study in cycling
Authors: Jamie Truong and Ross Watkins. On 19 March 2020, the National Sports Tribunal (NST) was established by the National Sports Tribunal Act 2019 (the Act).
Update on the gender discrimination lawsuit by US women’s national soccer team
This blog post provides an update on the progress of the litigation, focusing on recent developments in the USSF’s legal arguments.
COVID-19: frustrating a sporting nation
Sport around the world has become collateral damage of another world health crisis. In Australia as an exponential number of people are self-isolating due to coronavirus their enjoyment of sport is compromised