Author: Mohit Pasricha

Adrian Mutu loses latest appeal against damages for breach of contract

Former Chelsea striker Adrian Mutu has had his appeal over having to pay £15.3 million in damages to the club turned down by the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR).

Reality TV personality turned mixed martial artist set for court date over contract

Aaron Chalmers formerly of Geordie Shore fame is currently embroiled in a contract dispute with the British Association of Mixed Martial Arts (BAMMA) the promotion who handed him his debut.

Calls for new legal definition after Premier League refs win in tax tribunal

A lobby group for freelance professionals has called for a new legal definition of self-employment after a group of football referees secured a tax tribunal victory over HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC).

Premier League launches legal action against Middle Eastern piracy

The Premier League has taken steps to protect its lucrative TV rights deal in the Middle East, which is currently worth more than £400 million, by initiating legal action in Saudi Arabia against a pirate satellite broadcaster.

Court threatens McGregor with hefty fine over trademark infringement

UFC fighter Conor McGregor has been banned from selling clothing carrying his surname in big letters, or if the ban is ignored he will face fines that could reach up to €250,000 (£224,000).

Battle of Bramall Lane – Dispute threatens season as owners begin legal action against each other

The new football league season is underway and whilst everyone associated with Sheffield United has been focusing on their second season back at Championship level, behind the scenes a legal dispute between the club’s owners is threatening to cause havoc.

Rugby Star’s Image Bulldozed By Builder

The former Wales and Lions winger, Shane Williams, has found that his image is being used by a builder to endorse his business. Mr. Taylor, the owner of TMW Roofline, has been using Mr. Williams’ photos on his van and business website without Mr. Williams’ express permission.

Roger Federer vs Nike: Match Point?

Roger Federer is arguably one of the most recognisable and famous tennis players of this generation. Having won 20 Grand Slam singles titles, more than any other male player in history, and holding the world no. 1 spot in the ATP rankings for a record total of 310 weeks; his accolades speak for themselves. For…
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FAZE Apparel sues eSports organisation FaZe Clan over trade mark infringement

A clothing company based in San Francisco, FAZE Apparel, is suing the popular and successful eSports organisation FaZe Clan over the latter’s use of the word “Faze” on clothing items sold by the eSports team.

British superstar singer, Ed Sheeran, sues musician over ‘loss of royalties’ amid copyright dispute

Over the last few days, reports have emerged that English singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran has launched a lawsuit against little-known musician Sam Chokri after losing out on royalty payments for his hit song, Shape Of You.