Sports & Sponsorship

The Sports and Sponsorship side of our legal and consultancy practice focuses on the exploitation of client brands for commercial opportunity.

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What we can do

At Kosnahan Law, our legal team handle new and existing sponsorship agreements for clients. We ensure attention is paid to the commercial rights and trade mark licenses negotiated, as well as ensuring compliance with any relevant advertising codes and sporting regulations.  We adopt out of the box thinking to achieve our clients goals to maximise the commercial rights granted or required.

Our lawyers have years of direct experience in negotiating and drafting all forms of partnership and sponsorship agreements, including for UK Gambling Commission (UKGC) and Isle of Man Gambling Supervision Commission (IOMGSC) Regulated Tier 1 online gambling/e-gaming Sportsbook and Casino brands.

This includes partnerships for advertising ‘In Stadia’ (including static, LED and virtual assets) for visibility in televised Sporting events, Team and Stadia sponsorship across Football (English Premier League, Bundesliga and more), UK Rugby League and UK Cricket Teams teams, Front of Shirt and Sleeve Sponsorships across multiple teams and leagues, Regional Formula 1 Partnerships, Televised World and International Masters of Snooker, International Badminton and Table Tennis Tournaments, UK National Horse Racing tracks as well as cycling events, music festivals and much more.

We also have expertise in negotiating and drafting agreements for the placement of virtual IP assets in live televised sporting events (including LaLiga and Formula 1), including for OTT DTC Media.

We also assist both individuals and companies in the negotiation of contractual and commercial legal terms for global and regional brand ambassador agreements.

More recently, we offer services to esports teams regarding commercial and legal matters surrounding sponsorship, including negotiating and finalising terms for shirt & team sponsorship, branding rights in casting and more.

In the Isle of Man, we also assist local event holders and sports teams with legal and contractual sponsorship matters,

For a personal service and to see how we can assist, contact us.


Why instruct us

We understand our clients business models and goals, not just the law associated with their products and services
For over 10 years our lawyers have advised some of the worlds largest and most successful Tier 1 UK and IOM regulated online sportsbooks, casinos and software providers
Our personal service ensures we anticipate requirements, providing pragmatic, commercial and timely advice
Advising on technology and internet law, regulation and compliance is what we do
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Want to work with us?

Call +44 (0)1624 667818
email or go to our enquiry form

Want to work with us?

Call +44 (0)1624 667818 email or go to our enquiry form