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Useful guidance on motorsport activities provided by the Courts

Useful guidance on motorsport activities provided by the Courts

Re-assurance given to motorsport activity operators as duty owed to participants who 

Varnish v British Cycling-a potential extension of the gig economy cases

Varnish v British Cycling-a potential extension of the gig economy cases

Sports governing bodies and their insurers keenly await the decision of the Employment Tribunal in the recent high profile case brought by cyclist, Je ...

Causation key to motocross claim's defeat

Causation key to motocross claim's defeat

The question of whether the organisers of a motocross practice day faced liability for the injuries suffered by a young rider was considered in the re ...

Maylin Dacorum

Maylin Dacorum

The duties of organisations providing sporting activities which include a risk of injury, and the extent to which a participant's acceptance of the in ...

Murray v McCullough on Behalf of the Trustees and Governors of Rainey Endowed School (2016)

Murray v McCullough on Behalf of the Trustees and Governors of Rainey Endowed School (2016)

In the recent case of Murray v McCullough on Behalf of the Trustees and Governors of Rainey Endowed School (2016) the High Court of Northern Ireland p ...

Vicarious Liability - is a football club responsible for dressing room assaults?

Vicarious Liability - is a football club responsible for dressing room assaults?

The liability of a professional football club for the actions of its players was considered in the High Court decision in GB v Stoke City Football Clu ...