John Steel QC shares his experience in dealing with ticket touts at Cheltenham Racecourse

John Steel QC shares his experience in dealing with ticket touts at Cheltenham Racecourse


John Steel QC shares his experience in dealing with ticket touts at Cheltenham Racecourse at the ‘Future of Ticketing Summit’ hosted by Charles Russell Speechlys. To watch the full interview,… Read more »

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Katherine Apps and Stephanie David on a global approach to Safeguarding in Sport (Sport Resolutions July 2019)


Sports safeguarding, the case for a Global Code? In 2004 the World Anti-Doping Code (“WADC”)[1] first entered into force. It sets out common rules and standards for anti-doping testing and… Read more »

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The Rt. Hon. Lord Dyson Has Been Appointed As Arbitrator At The Court Of Arbitration For Sport


Lord Dyson has been appointed by the International Council of Arbitration for Sport (ICAS) as arbitrator on the General List of the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS). The CAS… Read more »

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Caster Semenya – Difficult Policy Decisions and Deference


“I am a woman and I am a world-class athlete. The IAAF will not drug me or stop me from being who I am.” – Caster Semenya [1] It is… Read more »

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Getting the balance right: female athletics and differences of sex development – CAS’ decision in Caster Semenya


No one can dispute that fairness is integral to sport, but fair to whom? As the International Olympic Charter states as one of its fundamental principles: “The practice of sport… Read more »

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Meet Us At The Sport Resolutions Annual Conference


Paul Darling OBE QC will be taking part in a panel discussion at this years Sport Resolutions Annual Conference on ‘Sport and Gambling: happy bedfellows or a toxic mix?’, alongside… Read more »

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Jockey Club Racecourses obtained a permanent injunction in the High Court


Jockey Club Racecourses obtained a permanent injunction in the High Court in March 2019 against persons unknown to prevent touting at Cheltenham Racecourse. This was a ground breaking case commencing… Read more »

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Fenella Morris QC, Kelly Stricklin-Coutinho and Professor Andrea Biondi successfully defend Wasps in State aid challenge


Fenella Morris QC, Kelly Stricklin-Coutinho and Professor Andrea Biondi have successfully defended Wasps against an order sought that they had received illegal State aid, alleged to be in the region… Read more »

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Sport and Gambling: Happy Bedfellows or a Toxic Mix?


Paul Darling OBE QC is speaking at the Sport Resolutions Annual Conference 2019 in the ‘Sport and Gambling: happy bedfellows or a toxic mix?’ session. ‘In the year ending March 2018,… Read more »

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Singled out for special treatment: A legitimate expectation defence to sports regulatory action


Fenella Morris QC and Stephanie David appear in the March 2019 Sports Resolutions Newsletter providing ‘Expert Analysis’. On 13 December 2018, a Football Association (“FA”) Regulatory Commission determined that it… Read more »

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