Posts tagged "sports law"
In other instances of everyday life, the types of bodily contacts and physical injuries associated with the game of Rugby Union would give rise to criminal liability under the Offences Against the Person Act 1861 and to civil liability under the Law
The announcement by FIFPro, the global union representing football players, that it has launched a legal action against the football transfer system has received substantial media attention.
On the eve of the 2015 Rugby World Cup, The Daily Telegraph has reported that the restriction on players based overseas representing the England Rugby Union team is set to be tightened (RFU to extend its policy of not selecting any overseas-based pla
Discrimination is a continuing hot topic in modern sport, and matters of inclusion and exclusion continue to surface time and time again.
As these issues arise, the role of the law is critical.
I read in the blog of Asser International Sports Law about the case of Mohamed Dahmane and his former club Racing Genk (here).
The Football Association (FA) has published its awaited report on the lack English players at the top end of English football.
Fly-half Toby Flood has been dropped from the England rugby union elite squad ahead of this year’s Six-Nations tournament.