Texas Senate advances transgender sports bills

JURIST

The Texas Senate Health and Human Services Committee approved two bills on Monday that would require transgender student athletes to participate on school sports teams that align with the students’ biological sex at birth. Uncategorized domestic texas transgender transgender sports

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Florida House passes bill prohibiting transgender student athletes from female designated teams and sports

JURIST

The Florida House of Representatives passed HB 1475 Bill on Wednesday, requiring public institutions to designate athletic teams and sports based on “biological sex.”

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Mississippi House passes bill banning transgender athletes from female sports

JURIST

The Mississippi House of Representatives passed the SB2536 Bill on Wednesday, which bans transgender athletes from female designated sports. The post Mississippi House passes bill banning transgender athletes from female sports appeared first on JURIST - News - Legal News & Commentary.

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How Pennsylvania Spearheaded Changes in US Sports Betting Laws

LegalReader

While New Jersey is still the largest sports betting market in the nation, Pennsylvania has shown some impressive growth rates. News & Politics gambling laws online sports betting sports betting sports betting in 2021 sportsbooks

Canada dispatches: counter to Alberta government policy, Calgary sports teams and universities embrace vaccine mandates

JURIST

Calgary Sports and Entertainment (CSEC) announced Monday that, effective September 15, all future Calgary Flames, Stampeders, and Hitmen games will require every fan and employee that is eligible to receive a COVID-19 vaccine to have done so before entering their arenas.

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Utah House passes bill banning transgender athletes from female sports

JURIST

On Wednesday, the Utah House of Representatives passed the controversial HB302 Bill, “Preserving Sports for Female Students,” effectively banning transgender athletes from female sports.

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Louisiana House passes bill requiring schools to designate teams and sporting events based on biological sex

JURIST

The Louisiana House of Representatives Thursday passed the controversial Senate Bill 156 requiring schools to designate athletic teams and sporting events based on the biological sex of the team members.

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Tennessee Senate passes bill banning transgender student athletes from female sports

JURIST

The Tennessee Senate passed SB0228 Bill on Monday, a move which bans participation of transgender athletes from female designated sports. The post Tennessee Senate passes bill banning transgender student athletes from female sports appeared first on JURIST - News - Legal News & Commentary.

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Florida governor signs controversial ban on transgender athletes from women’s sports

JURIST

Section 1006.205, titled the “Fairness in Women’s Sports Act” bans transgender women athletes from women’s sports. Human Rights anti-trans CS/CS/SB 1028 desantis discrimination education bill florida HB 1475 sports transgender

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Arkansas House approves bill banning transgender athletes from women’s sports

JURIST

The Arkansas House of Representatives on Monday approved a bill that prevents transgender women from competing in women’s sports at all levels of education. Titled the “Fairness in Women’s Sports Act,” the legislation applies to “a public elementary school or secondary school; an open enrollment public charter school; and a public two-year or four-year institution of higher education.”

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EU legislators adopt proposal to combat online piracy of live sporting events

JURIST

Members of the European Parliament adopted a proposal Wednesday to crack down on illegal broadcasting of live sporting events. Live sports broadcasting provides a significant revenue source for event organizers.

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Sports Law Quiz by Sportiva Education | Cash Prize

LexForti

We are proud to announce that we are taking a new step towards our endeavour, and are organising a “Sports Law Quiz”, on 2nd October 2021. The post Sports Law Quiz by Sportiva Education | Cash Prize appeared first on LexForti Legal News & Journal. Events Sports law

Legalization Of Online Sports Betting In Florida Could Be Stalled For Violating Federal Laws

AboveTheLaw

The plaintiffs take issue with Florida's interpretation of what it means to place a sports wager on Indian lands. Sports Darren Heitner Florida Gambling / Gaming

Ohio Wants Sports Betting Bill Passed Before The Summer

AboveTheLaw

The proposal would open up the floodgates for competing sports betting operators in Ohio. Sports Darren Heitner Gambling / Gaming Ohio

DeSantis Signs Bill Preventing COVID-19 Passport Use At Florida Sporting Events

AboveTheLaw

The move could have a major effect on Florida's sports and tourism industries. Sports Coronavirus COVID-19 Darren Heitner Florida

Stanford Athletes Sue to Stop Their Sports From Being Cut

LegalReader

One of the lawsuits claims that cutting some women's sports would be a violation of federal Title IX protections. Sports stanford Title IX

Federal judge dismisses Connecticut lawsuit seeking to block transgender athletes from women’s sports

JURIST

US District Judge Robert Chatigny dismissed a lawsuit Sunday challenging the participation of transgender athletes in girl’s high school sports. The post Federal judge dismisses Connecticut lawsuit seeking to block transgender athletes from women’s sports appeared first on JURIST - News - Legal News & Commentary. Uncategorized connecticut domestic sports transgender

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Audie Attar and Paradigm Sports Sue Boxing Champ Manny Pacquiao for Breach of Contract

LegalReader

Pacquiao allegedly switched to another sports promoter, despite having agreed to a four-fight deal with Paradigm Sports. News & Politics

Major US sports unions declare opposition to state legislative efforts to restrict voting

JURIST

Nine major US sports unions on Monday announced their joint opposition to legislative efforts to impose new voting restrictions. On Monday, nine major US sports unions similarly issued a statement opposing legislative efforts to restrict voting.

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“Kavanaugh’s Sports Fandom Shines in Athlete-Centered Opinion”

HowAppealing

“Kavanaugh’s Sports Fandom Shines in Athlete-Centered Opinion”: Kimberly Strawbridge Robinson and Jordan S. Rubin of Bloomberg Law have this report

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Annual Review On Sports Dispute Resolution In China (2020)

LawInSport

MAJOR UPDATES OF LAWS, REGULATIONS, AND OTHER POLICY DOCUMENTS IN THE SPORTS SECTOR. Law of the People’s Republic of China on Physical Culture and Sports. National Sport Policies at the State Council Level. Promote Professional Sports.

The State of Sports Hiring 2021 | WorkInsports

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Score insights on recruitment and retention trends and topics with WorkInSports’ inaugural report, The State of Sports Hiring 2021

“Supreme Court case could change the nature of college sports”

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“Supreme Court case could change the nature of college sports”: Jessica Gresko of The Associated Press has this report

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South Dakota Senate passes bill to block transgender women from girls’ sports

JURIST

The South Dakota state Senate on Monday approved a bill that prevents transgender women from competing in women’s sports at the high school and college level. Titled “an act to promote continued fairness in women’s sports,” the legislation applies to public schools and any “institution of higher education under the control of the Board of Regents or the South Dakota Board of Technical Education.”

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Sports Technology And Media Rights - The Year In Review 2020/2021

LawInSport

2020/2021 has been a year like no other for everyone, and the commercial sports world is no exception. The COVID-19 pandemic shook the world in early 2020, largely bringing sport to a complete standstill until May (and in many cases, much later).

Will Starbucks Become the Next Corporate Sponsor of a Professional Sports Facility?

The IP Law Blog

Patent and Trademark Office to use its name in connection with “promoting business, sports and entertainment events of others” and “providing stadium and training facilities for sports and entertainment activities.”. Trademark Law sports law USPTOI’m experiencing déjà vu.

“NCAA Risks Losing Grip on Sports as Supreme Court Weighs Amateurism”

HowAppealing

“NCAA Risks Losing Grip on Sports as Supreme Court Weighs Amateurism”: Greg Stohr of Bloomberg News has this report

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“Idaho’s Transgender Sports Ban Faces A Major Legal Hurdle”

HowAppealing

“Idaho’s Transgender Sports Ban Faces A Major Legal Hurdle”: Melissa Block had this audio segment on today’s broadcast of NPR’s “Morning Edition” about a case scheduled for oral argument this afternoon before a three-judge panel of the U.S.

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Call for Chapters in the domain of Sports Law and United Nations

LexForti

A Group of Sports Law Enthusiast, Professors and Professional namingly Prof. The post Call for Chapters in the domain of Sports Law and United Nations appeared first on LexForti Legal News & Journal. Subhrajit Chanda, Asst Lecturer, Jindal Global Law School, Prof.

Arizona House and Senate Bills Legalizing Sports Betting Mark Progress

LegalReader

According to betting industry statistics, Americans place billions of dollars worth of bets on sports each month alone. Making it legal could really increase state revenue for Arizona. News & Politics

Kraken Lawyer Sues MLB For Violating Atlanta’s Constitutional Right To Host The All Star Game

AboveTheLaw

Government Baseball SportsPoints for creativity!

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The State of Sports Hiring 2021 | WorkInSports

iHire

Discover the top findings from the State of Sports Hiring 2021, a report from WorkInSports, part of the iHire family of talent brands

“SJC upholds dismissal of Somerville mayor’s lawsuit against Barstool Sports”

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“SJC upholds dismissal of Somerville mayor’s lawsuit against Barstool Sports”: Travis Andersen of The Boston Globe has this report on a ruling that the Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts issued today

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India: Fantasy Sports In India: A Report - Khurana and Khurana

Mondaq

Being able to recreate sports teams and enjoy what it feels to be on the ground during a real game is something that every sports fan wishes for

Goulston Picks Up Nutter Sports Dealmaker In Boston

Law 360

Goulston & Storrs PC has added former Nutter McClennen & Fish LLP partner Jonathan Calla as a Boston-based director in the firm's corporate group, where he'll advise on deals with an eye toward sports and cross-border transactions

Lawsuits Filed In ‘Messi’ Soccer Dispute

AboveTheLaw

Sports SoccerFan lawsuits are the best.

Top 10 tips on how to become a sports lawyer 2.0

LawInSport

LawInSport · How to become a sports lawyer with LawInSport, Founder, Sean Cottrell. I spend a fair amount of time speaking, mentoring and coaching enthusiastic law students, athletes and professionals who are considering becoming a sports lawyers.

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UK: Inclusion In Sport – Fair Game For All? - Mills & Reeve

Mondaq

This year has been a great one for sport: the return of Wimbledon, and the delayed Euros, Olympics and Paralympics; there have been many sports headlines that have kept the nation gripped and talking

How Brexit Affects Sports Broadcasting In The UK And Europe

LawInSport

Media rights to sports properties have traditionally been sold on a territorial basis, with a different national broadcaster granted exclusive rights in their official licensed territory.

5 Ways CBD and Sports Go Hand-in-Hand

LegalReader

Allowing athletes to use CBD is nothing but victory. Health & Medicine CBD cbd capsules CBD oil cbd seeds cbd soft gels cbd softgels cbd tincture cbd-indfused product cbd-infused health effects of cbd