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Rugby union - 23 Jul 2010 - Sponsorship
Couchmans LLP, the leading specialist sports law firm, has acted for insurance and financial services giant Aviva in its groundbreaking deal to become title sponsor of Aviva Premiership Rugby.
Rugby union - 24 Aug 2009 - Legal
Couchman Harrington Associates ("CHA"), the leading sports business law firm, acted for LondonWasps in their major club sponsorship deal with international IT company EMC.
Rugby union - 29 May 2009 - Legal
Couchman Harrington Associates ("CHA") acted for Jonny Wilkinson in his headline-making movefrom Newcastle to Toulon last week. The deal is the latest in a long line of major rugby player contracts worked on by the firm in the last 12 months, a year which started with CHA advising Martin Johnson on his contract with the RFU to become England Team Manager.<BR>
Rugby union - 12 Jun 2006
Clifford Chance Appointed Official Legal Advisors to Rugby World Cup 2007 The International Rugby Board (IRB) today announced that international law firm Clifford Chance has been appointed Official legal advisors to Rugby World Cup 2007.
Rugby union - 20 Jan 2005
The Scottish Rugby Union announces today the appointment of three new Non-Executive Directors who will take up their posts with immediate effect. Their appointment is initially for the period leading up to the AGM on Friday 24 June 2005.
Rugby union - 24 Nov 2004
Rugby fans can now watch highlights of Scottish club matches on the internet, thanks to new BT technology being used for the first time in Scotland.
Rugby union - 09 Nov 2004
Scottish Rugby has secured another significant partnership. Real Radio, Scotland's No 1 commercial radio station, is today announced as the official radio partner of the Scotland rugby team.
Rugby union - 19 Oct 2004
Scottish Rugby is delighted to announce today two senior management appointments which form part of the continuing restructuring process. That process, when completed, will result in a strategically structured, more efficient organisation, with a more accountable management team.
Rugby union - 09 Sep 2004
Scottish Rugby is delighted to announce today that Scotland will play World Cup finalists Australia at Hampden Park, Glasgow as part of the Abbey Autumn Tests.
Rugby union - 07 Sep 2004
Scottish Rugby is pleased to announce today that the Scotland v Japan international, part of our Autumn Test series, sponsored by Abbey, will be played at McDiarmid Park, Perth.
Rugby union - 06 Sep 2004
Scottish Rugby feels it appropriate at the start of the new professional season to set the record straight on some of the comments that have appeared recently in the media.
Rugby union - 01 Sep 2004
Lloyds TSB Scotland was today announced as the sponsor for Scottish Rugby's under-18 youth league cup - a competition vital for nurturing the adult rugby players of tomorrow.
Rugby union - 27 Aug 2004
Scottish Rugby has secured a new three year television deal for coverage of the Celtic League with leading international sports broadcaster Setanta.
Rugby union - 19 Aug 2004
Scottish Rugby's Chief Executive Phil Anderton today welcomed Heart of Midlothian Football Club's announcement that they are to seek shareholders' approval to play all their league, cup and European matches at Murrayfield from the start of the 2005-06 season.
Rugby union - 06 Aug 2004
The official tournament report on the IRB Under 21 World Championship - held in Scotland in June - has praised Scottish Rugby's organisation of the event and endorsed Scotland's ability to host future world-class tournaments.
Rugby union - 28 Jun 2004
After undergoing the most extensive consultation in the history of Scottish sport, Scottish Rugby is planning to make major changes to create a new vision, leadership and winning culture for the game.
Rugby union - 21 Jun 2004
The enthusiasm of the Scottish public for the IRB Under 21 World Championship was confirmed in style this afternoon when the cumulative attendance at last year's tournament in England was surpassed - by the end of the pool matches.
Rugby union - 14 Jun 2004
Almost 9,000 supporters turned out on the first night of the IRB Under 21 World Championship tonight, meaning that Scottish Rugby is well on the way to surpassing the cumulative 30,000 attendance at last year's tournament in England.
Rugby union - 02 Jun 2004
Fixtures are confirmed today for Scotland's three Test matches this autumn in a series sponsored by Abbey.
Rugby union - 26 May 2004
Scottish Rugby is delighted to announce that Intelligence Finance will sponsor the IRB U21 World Championship to be held in Scotland next month.
Rugby union - 21 May 2004
The 2005 Heineken Cup Final will be staged at the home of Scottish Rugby, Murrayfield.
Rugby union - 11 May 2004
Scottish Rugby is delighted to announce today that it has secured a new substantial seven-figure sponsorship deal with The Famous Grouse, which will see the country's No 1 whisky brand continue to back the Scotland rugby team for the next three years through until the 2007 Rugby World Cup.
Rugby union - 20 Apr 2004
Scotland will play three provincial matches in addition to three Test matches on their tour to the Antipodes this summer, it was announced tonight.
Rugby union - 06 Apr 2004
The Annual Meeting of the International Rugby Board concluded in Dublin yesterday with agreement that 2003 had been a spectacularly successful one for rugby world wide, but that there were serious issues which required to be addressed.
Rugby union - 30 Jul 2003
The New Zealand Rugby Union and the New Zealand Rugby Players Association have settled their dispute over the All Blacks Rugby World Cup bonuses.
Rugby union - 22 May 2003
Allens Arthur Robinson has been appointed the 'Official Law Firm' for the Rugby World Cup 2003, which is being held in cities across Australia later this year. Mr Mike Miller, Managing Director of Rugby World Cup Limited, made the announcement today.
Rugby union - 24 Jan 2003
The Fiji Rugby Union said Tuesday it had secured the agreement of Carlton Brewery Fiji Ltd that the brewery would immediately withdraw all forms of advertising that 'were misleadingly suggesting to consumers' that CBF was a sponsor of the FRU.
Rugby union - 12 Dec 2002
The Sports Group of leading City law firm Charles Russell has advised former Springbok star Joel Stransky in today’s successful claim against Bristol Rugby Club.
Rugby union - 12 Dec 2002
The Sports Group of leading City law firm Charles Russell has advised former Springbok star Joel Stransky in today’s successful claim against Bristol Rugby Club.
Rugby union - 29 Oct 2002
Scotland's economy benefits to the tune of £20 million from one Six Nations international at Murrayfield.
Rugby union - 29 Oct 2002
Scottish Rugby was handed another major boost today when Bank of Scotland announced that it is to sponsor the new professional rugby competition in a one-year deal, worth more than £100,000.
Rugby union - 15 Oct 2002
The SRU has secured a new three year sponsorship agreement with the announcement today that Aon has become the official insurance broker of Scottish Rugby.
Rugby union - 19 Sep 2002
Federal Express Corp. (FedEx Express), the world's largest express transportation company, has signed a sponsorship agreement with Scottish Rugby and the three professional clubs, Glasgow Rugby, Edinburgh Rugby and The Borders, for the 2002/2003 season.
Rugby union - 12 Aug 2002
Scottish rugby has secured additional television coverage courtesy of a new two-year ground-breaking deal announced today between the SRU and Border Television.
Rugby union - 06 Aug 2002
The Rugby Football Union is determined to clamp down on counterfeit clothing following the seizure of a significant quantity of fake Hackett sweatshirts bearing the RFU rose.
Rugby union - 02 Aug 2002
Fiji Rugby Union has signed a $300,000 commercial agreement with local design and public relations company, Samba Limited.
Rugby union - 01 Aug 2002
Scottish rugby will enjoy increased television exposure as a result of a new two year deal announced between SMG and the SRU today.
Rugby union - 01 Aug 2002
Scotland's three professional rugby teams are to be sponsored by newspaper group Scotsman Publications in a two year deal worth in excess of £750,000.
Rugby union - 26 Mar 2002
The High Court, in a judgement announced today, found against the RFU and Nike in their claim against Cotton Traders in an action relating to Cotton Traders’ use of the RFU and England Rugby ‘Red Rose’.
Rugby union - 22 Mar 2002
lowing the meeting of RWCL on Tuesday, it was decided to set the record straight concerning a number of inaccurate reports and statements covering the failure satisfactorily to conclude the Sub-Host Union Agreement.
Rugby union - 24 Jan 2002
The Scottish Rugby Union today announced that Powerade, the isotonic sports drink from The Coca-Cola Company, is to become the Official Sports Drink of Scottish rugby.
Rugby union - 09 Nov 2001
The IRB Council has approved a recommendation from the RWC Board that fees should be paid to the 20 teams participating in Rugby World Cup 2003 to be held in Australia and New Zealand.
Rugby union - 12 Sep 2001
Norton Rose - the international law firm - have become the latest company to back European club rugby's leading tournaments, the Heineken Cup and European Shield.
Rugby union - 29 Aug 2001
CAPE TOWN - The South African Rugby Football Union (SARFU) and Western Province Rugby (Pty) Ltd say they will act to protect their rights with regard to the poaching of contracted players by foreign clubs.
Rugby union - 09 Aug 2001
Rugby supporters in the Borders and Caledonia will have the chance to see international talent from Tonga, Canada, New Zealand, England and France, as well as some of Scotland's best emerging players, in the forthcoming rugby season.
Rugby union - 02 Jul 2001
Delegates at the Scottish Rugby Union's annual general meeting tonight voted by more than 2-1 in favour of the introduction of a third professional side from season 2002-2003.
Rugby union - 30 May 2001
At a meeting of the Celtic Nations - Ireland, Scotland and Wales - held yesterday the Celtic Accord was signed, thus ratifying the decision of the three Unions to commence the Celtic League for season 2001-2002.
Rugby union - 30 May 2001
The Scottish Rugby Union has announced the appointment of real estate consultants Jones Lang LaSalle as property development advisors. The instruction is for Jones Lang LaSalle to consider the options for maximising the development potential of the land owned by the SRU in the vicinity of the National Rugby Stadium at Murrayfield, Edinburgh.
Rugby union - 03 May 2001
The Scottish Rugby Union today unveils its vision for the way ahead for rugby in Scotland.
Rugby union - 16 Mar 2001
The SRU is looking to offer financial assistance to clubs who have been badly affected by the outbreak of foot and mouth disease and the wintry weather.
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