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Peony Knight & Luke Dillon charge to claim 2020 English National Champion Titles

It’s been a weekend for the history books for English Surfing – the 2020 MVMT English National Champions have been crowned. Peony Knight successfully took the Women’s Champion title for a consecutive year and Luke Dillon returned to the English competition scene to claim the Men’s Champion title – both...

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Surf’s up!

Clarke Willmott Sports team and Surfing England Partnership One of the UK’s leading sports law teams have agreed to provide legal support to Surfing England, the national governing body for surfing. We have been announced as Surfing England’s official legal partner for the organisation and its athletes. Our legal team,...

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Clarke Willmott forms new partnership with RPA

Clarke Willmott to provide specialist legal advice and services to the association Clarke Willmott LLP has announced a new Business Club partnership with the Rugby Players Association (RPA), the representative body and collective voice of professional rugby players in England. Clarke Willmott’s sports sector team have agreed a partnership to...

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Clarke Willmott and Gloucestershire County Cricket Club agree new sponsorship package for 2018 season

Clarke Willmott and Gloucestershire County Cricket Club have agreed a new sponsorship package covering the 2018 season. The deal extends a relationship that began in 2009. This year’s deal will see Clarke Willmott’s logo continue to appear on the back of the Royal London One-Day Cup team’s playing shirts. As...

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Chris Wyles wins Rugby Players’ Association Personal Development Programme Award

Sponsored by Clarke Willmott LLP Chris Wyles, who retires at the end of this season after a rugby career which has included 250 appearances for Saracens, has been recognised by the Rugby Players’ Association for his off-pitch business success. He has won the prestigious Rugby Players’ Association’s Personal Development Programme...

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Does Rugby Union have a doping problem?

It was not long ago that rugby league was in the spotlight as a sport which had to answer some difficult questions about a culture of steroid abuse. Similarly, cycling, athletics and power lifting disciplines are also sports viewed with scepticism with a track record of doping concerns and convictions....

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Top Marks for Clarke Willmott

The law industry’s two most important publishers of legal rankings have confirmed the leading status of national law firm Clarke Willmott LLP in a raft of practice areas around the country. The 2013 edition of Chambers UK has just been published and it gives the firm top rankings in ten...

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Clarke Willmott LLP win action in the FA Premier League

Marcel Seip v Blackpool Football Club Tim Copplestone of our Employment Sport team represented Dutch professional footballer Marcel Seip in his successful claim against Blackpool Football Club. Mr Seip was loaned to Blackpool FC from Plymouth Argyle FC during the 2009/2010 season, at which stage Blackpool FC were in the...

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Clubs in the firing line over goal celebrations

The FA will be keeping a close eye on any goal celebrations during the eagerly anticipated, and potentially explosive, league cup semi-final 2nd leg between Manchester United and Manchester City (27/01/2010). With domestic rivalry between clubs intensifying there is clearly a concern about a return of the crowd trouble which...

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I am the Stig(‘s lawyer)

Clarke Willmott advises on the high-profile dispute between the BBC and Top Gear driver the Stig. Some say that he doesn’t like ducks, others say that he is a Bristol-based 36 year old racing driver and some even say that Clarke Willmott are his lawyers. We can now reveal that...

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