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FIFA Guidelines on COVID-19  – A Review  It is no longer news that due to COVID-19, footballing events have been grounded for over a month with resulting legal issues cutting across various aspects of the game from employment to transfer of players within and across leagues. The Bureau of the FIFA Council has recognised COVID-19 […]

The Securities and Exchange Commission’s (SEC) proposed rules on Crowdfunding have elicited different reactions from stakeholders, it has rattled the cage of most businesses that leverage on the internet to access credit to finance their business, businesses that create an opportunity for other businesses to access credit on their platforms and operators of financial portals. […]

Third-party ownership in football – A publication of the Sports, Entertainment and Technology Practice at Olisa Agbakoba Legal Despite FIFA’s outright prohibition on third-party ownership football in 2015, to remove unethical practices and mitigate the controversy surrounding this type of investment in football, TPO, as it is more commonly known, remains a regular occurrence in […]

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