A recent UK High Court ruling against the operators of Fanatix was regarded as a victory for rights-holders. But what are the true implications of the case in a sector with many grey areas? Frank Dunne reports.
The International Olympic Committee has signed up as the first client of Playmaker Media, a new video streaming technology support service that has been launched by the NBC Sports Digital division of US media group NBCUniversal.
The European Professional Football Leagues (EPFL) organisation has called for a more “democratic” means of distributing revenue from continental club competitions and has reiterated its opposition to the formation of a ‘Super League’, while Uefa has reached settlement agreements with four more clubs in relation to its Financial Fair Play (FFP) rules.
The state of Rhode Island and the city of Minneapolis have confirmed bids to host the summer edition of action sports event the X Games, which is set to be held in Austin for the final time next month.