Ex-Fox executives denied in bid to be tried separately from Full Play
Ex-Fox and Full Play executives plead not guilty to corruption charges
Mediapro confirmed as winner of Bolivia World Cup qualifier rights
Mediapro on course to buy Bolivia World Cup qualifier rights
Peruvian federation nets huge uplift ahead of showdown talks
Paco Casal’s latest deal for 2022 Fifa World Cup qualifier rights puts the Uruguayan businessman in a strong position ahead of a frenzied period of rights-trading in Latin America
Datisa not done yet as Conmebol seeks settlement for Copa rights
Conmebol is in the process of settling with Datisa for a nine-figure dollar sum to reclaim rights to the 2019 and 2024 Copa América tournaments.
Copa partner will face race against time
The contract for the unsold commercial rights to next year’s centenary edition of the Copa América represents an opportunity for sports-rights agencies to build relationships with the two governing bodies of football in the Americas.
Full Play told to pay guarantee as Uruguayan court case decision delayed
Uruguayan Civil Court Judge Guzmán López has asked Full Play to provide a $1.75m (€1.55m) guarantee before making a decision over whether the Uruguayan Football Association (AUF) can scrap a rights deal with the agency.
Uruguayan FA given green light to end Full Play partnership
The Uruguayan Football Association (AUF) has been given the green light to break its broadcast rights contract with the Full Play agency.
Full Play execs placed under house arrest
Hugo and Mariano Jinkis, controlling principals of the Full Play agency, have been placed under house arrest after their request to fight extradition was denied.
Kickback culture finally challenged but will FBI case lead to a cleaner industry globally?
The bribery crisis engulfing world football looks likely to have a more profound impact on the sports marketing industry than the combined failures of the ISL agency in August 2001 and Germany’s KirchMedia in April 2002.
Agencies implicated in football corruption charges
Executives from the Full Play, Torneos y Competencias and Traffic Sports agencies were accused today (Wednesday) of corruption in relation to the sale of media and marketing rights surrounding certain football matches and tournaments in the Americas.
Lukewarm Traffic lets in IMG for rights to Concacaf events
The IMG Events & Media agency picked up the media rights for the Concacaf 2015 Gold Cup and the Champions League but strong competition failed to materialise.
US could help centenary event double TV income
The centenary version of the Copa América, which will take place in the US in June 2016, looks likely to earn at least twice as much in media rights income as the 2015 Copa América.