Tag Archive: International Cricket Council Cricket World Cup 2015

AUSTRALIA: Hitting Corruption for Six

By Judith Miller and Julian Conti The cricket world is in a fierce battle against the increasing use of technology in illegal bookmaking. In order to protect their interests ahead of the World Cup starting in February 2015, the International Cricket Council (ICC) is entering into agreements with the Federal Police in Australia and across …

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Ambush Marketing: Australia Advances Fair

By Dylan Kennett and Kirk Simmons On 15 May 2014, the Major Sporting Events (Indicia and Images) Protection Bill 2014 (the ‘Bill‘) passed both houses of Parliament in Australia.  The Bill aims to prevent the unauthorised commercial use of certain marks and images associated with the Asian Football Confederation Asian Cup 2015, the International Cricket …

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