The World Cup had everyone glued to their televisions and unfortunately still hasn’t come home. However, this type of global sporting event draws huge global viewership figures with over 26 million watching the England semi-final on ITV.

Matt Bosworth appears in The Times The Brief discussing broadcasters battling against illegal streaming.  

Private prosecutions are the way to stop illegal streamers is available to read on The Times website via subscription. 

Matt is a partner and is head of the regulation and sports law team. He specialises in professional disciplinary matters, financial regulatory matters and the protection of intellectual property rights and copyright in both civil and criminal matters. Matt advises people and organisations on sports law, including individual, professional and amateur sportsmen and women as to regulatory and disciplinary issues.