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Olympic ethics panel closes case on IOC member Gilady

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — The IOC says its ethics commission ended an investigation into Olympic official Alex Gilady after cases of alleged sexual harassment were settled in Israel. The International Olympic Committee says its ethics panel closed the file after all parties “accepted their respective explanations.” Gilady, a former NBC Sports executive and IOC member […]
Tags: News, Israel, Sports, Olympics, Ioc, International Olympic Committee, Nbc Sports, Lausanne Switzerland, Alex Gilady, Gilady


Lawyer: IOC loses Swiss supreme court appeal in Russian case

A lawyer for cross-country skier Alexander Legkov says Switzerland's federal court has dismissed the IOC's appeal against Russian athletes being cleared of doping at the 2014 Sochi Olympics            [Author: AP]
Tags: News, Ap, Switzerland, Sochi, Ioc, Alexander Legkov


Georgian wrestler stripped of 2012 Olympic silver for doping

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — The IOC says a freestyle wrestler from Georgia is stripped of his 2012 London Olympics silver medal after testing positive for an anabolic steroid. The Olympic body says oral turinabol was found in Davit Modzmanashvili’s sample in a reanalysis program using new testing methods. Modzmanashvili is disqualified from the 120-kilogram freestyle […]
Tags: London, News, Sports, Georgia, Ioc, Lausanne Switzerland, Davit Modzmanashvili, Modzmanashvili


Olympics: Japan's Olympic Committee head to miss meeting - IOC

Japan's Olympic Committee chief Tsunekazu Takeda, investigated in France for suspected corruption linked to the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, will not attend an International Olympic Committee (IOC) marketing meeting this weekend, the IOC said on Thursday. The IOC said Takeda, an IOC member and head of the Olympic body's marketing commission, would not be traveling to Lausanne, Switzerland for a meeting of his own commission. "The IOC has been informed by Tsunekazu Takeda that he will not be at...
Tags: Japan, News, France, Tokyo, Ioc, Lausanne, Olympic Committee, Lausanne Switzerland, Takeda, International Olympic Committee IOC, Tsunekazu Takeda, Marketing Commission


Japan Olympic official denies corruption charges

Tsunekazu Takeda, the head of the Japanese Olympic Committee and a powerful IOC member, has denied corruption allegations against him concerning reported bribes paid to be awarded the rights to host the 2020 Olympics.
Tags: Japan, Sport, Ioc, Japanese Olympic Committee, Tsunekazu Takeda


Takeda corruption probe soils 2020 Tokyo Olympics and IOC

Takeda corruption probe soils 2020 Tokyo Olympics and International Olympic Committee            [Author: AP]
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Takeda corruption probe sullies 2020 Tokyo Olympics and IOC

Takeda corruption probe soils 2020 Tokyo Olympics and International Olympic Committee            [Author: AP]
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Japan Olympic official Takeda denies corruption allegations

TOKYO (AP) — Tsunekazu Takeda, the head of the Japanese Olympic Committee and a powerful IOC member, has denied corruption allegations against him concerning reported bribes paid to be awarded the rights to host the 2020 Olympics. A French prosecutor is investigating Takeda, who is reportedly linked to about $2 million in payments in 2013 […]
Tags: Japan, News, Sports, Ap, Nation, Olympics, Tokyo, Ioc, Takeda, Japanese Olympic Committee, Tsunekazu Takeda


Probe of IOC’s Takeda hangs over Tokyo Olympics

TOKYO (AP) — A month ago, Tsunekazu Takeda was warmly applauded by 1,400 Olympic dignitaries as he spoke alongside International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach in Tokyo. A month later, the powerful IOC member and head of the Japanese Olympic Committee is fighting a corruption investigation, suspected by French investigators of authorizing the payment of […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, Nation, Olympics, Tokyo, Ioc, Takeda, Thomas Bach, Japanese Olympic Committee, Tsunekazu Takeda


Probe of IOC's Takeda hangs over Tokyo Olympics

One Tokyo newspaper has said a "Black Cloud" is hanging over the Tokyo Olympics as French prosecutors weigh corruption allegations against the head of the Japanese Olympic Committee.            [Author: AP]
Tags: News, Ap, Tokyo, Ioc, Takeda, Japanese Olympic Committee


Russia's Alexandr Zubkov to keep Olympic title despite losing his gold medals

A Russian court rules Alexandr Zubkov will be classed as an Olympic champion in Russia, despite being stripped of his gold medals by the IOC for doping offences.
Tags: Russia, Sport, Ioc, Alexandr Zubkov


Russian court says bobsledder can keep Olympic gold medals

MOSCOW (AP) — Russian bobsledder Alexander Zubkov has won a Moscow court ruling that could make it harder for the International Olympic Committee to recover his gold medals. The Russian flagbearer at the 2014 Sochi Olympics was stripped of his two gold medals from those games in 2017 by the IOC for doping. He failed […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, Moscow, Sochi, Ioc, International Olympic Committee, Alexander Zubkov


IOC official under inquiry tied to 2020 Games

IOC marketing chair Tsunekazu Takeda is being investigated for suspected corruption related to the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
Tags: Sport, Tokyo, Ioc, Tsunekazu Takeda


Japanese IOC member investigated in France for corruption

France's financial crimes office says International Olympic Committee member Tsunekazu Takeda is being investigated for corruption related to the 2020 Tokyo Olympics            [Author: AP]
Tags: News, France, Ap, Tokyo, Ioc, International Olympic Committee, Tsunekazu Takeda


IOC marketing chair from Japan investigated for corruption

PARIS (AP) — International Olympic Committee marketing chair Tsunekazu Takeda is being investigated for suspected corruption related to the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, France’s financial crimes office said Friday. The National Financial Prosecutors office said Takeda, who is also the president of the Japanese Olympic Committee, was placed under formal investigation for “active corruption” on Dec. […]
Tags: Japan, News, France, Sports, Ap, Nation, Olympics, Paris, Tokyo, Ioc, International Olympic Committee, Takeda, Japanese Olympic Committee, Tsunekazu Takeda, National Financial Prosecutors


IOCL Mathura Refinery Non-Executive Personnel Vacancy

Recruitment of Experienced Non-Executive Personnel in IOCL  Mathura Refinery Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL) the largest commercial undertaking in India and a Fortune “Global 500” company requires result oriented experienced personnel with initiative and enterprise for its Mathura Refinery, Uttar Pradesh. On-line Applications are invited from bright, young and energetic persons of... Please Click on the Title to Read Full Details. [Author: [email protected] (SarkariNaukriBlo...
Tags: Jobs, India, Online, Ioc, Public-Sector, Sarkari Naukri in Uttar Pradesh (UP, Diploma Engineer, Mathura Refinery Uttar Pradesh On


IOCL Vadodara Refinery Non-Executive Personal Vacancy

Requirement of Experienced Non-Executive Personnel in IOCL  Vadodara Gujarat Refinery Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL) the largest commercial undertaking in India and a Fortune “Global 500” company requires result oriented experienced personnel with initiative and enterprise for its Vadodara  Refinery, Gujarat. On-line Applications are invited from bright, young and energetic... Please Click on the Title to Read Full Details. [Author: [email protected] (SarkariNaukriBlog com)...
Tags: Jobs, India, Fire, Refinery, Online, Ioc, Gujarat, Vadodara, Public-Sector, Diploma Engineer, IOCL Vadodara Refinery Non, Vadodara Refinery Gujarat On


Stars Bjørndalen, Domracheva and Shipulin Bid Adieu at Biathlon auf Schalke

Italy’s Dorothea Wierer and Lukas Hofer in first place (center), Germany’s Franziska Preuß and Simon Schempp in second place (left), and Darya Domracheva of Belarus with her husband Ole Einar Bjørndalen of Norway in third place (right) on the podium of the 2018 “Biathlon auf Schalke” event. The invitational was billed as the last international race for Domracheva and Bjørndalen, the winningest biathlete of all time. (Photo: Event organizer) The “Biathlon auf Schalke” two-person mixed relay sh...
Tags: Europe, News, Instagram, France, Germany, Russia, Sport, Ukraine, Czech Republic, Racing, Skiing, Italy, Belarus, Norway, Schalke, Ioc


Op-Ed: News on Those who Champion and Those who Cheat (Updated)

WADA logo. The day is wrapped up in many parts of the globe — the new year has been celebrated, or the anticipation of midnight Jan.1 still tingles for some. In Moscow, Russia at the time this draft was begun, it was 2:30 AM, Tuesday, Jan. 1. For those who follow nordic sport, you know the clock has ticked past the deadline the World Anti Doping Authority (WADA) had set for Russia to meet the conditions set forth on Sept. 20 for it to remain a compliant nation when it comes to clean sport...
Tags: News, Op-ed, Opinion, Russia, Sport, Canada, Skiing, New York Times, Moscow, Wada, Ioc, Scott, Moscow Russia, CRC, Rusada, Beckie Scott


Op-Ed: News on Those who Champion and Those who Cheat

WADA logo. The day is wrapped up in many parts of the globe — the new year has been celebrated, or the anticipation of midnight Jan.1 still tingles for some. In Moscow, Russia at the time this draft was begun, it was 2:30 AM, Tuesday, Jan. 1. For those who follow nordic sport, you know the clock has ticked past the deadline the World Anti Doping Authority (WADA) had set for Russia to meet the conditions set forth on Sept. 20 for it to remain a compliant nation when it comes to clean sport...
Tags: News, Op-ed, Opinion, Russia, Sport, Canada, Skiing, New York Times, Moscow, Wada, Ioc, Scott, Moscow Russia, CRC, Rusada, Beckie Scott


U.S. Government Moves to Criminalize Doping in Sport

  Hours after this photo was taken at the 2014 Winter Olympics of Alexander Legkov in his post-Olympic gold celebration, Russian anti-doping head Grigory Rodchenkov has said that he switched out Legkov’s anti-doping sample for a vial of clean urine collected previously.  Earlier this week, among the tumult in Washington, D.C., Senators Orrin Hatch of Utah and Sheldon Whitehouse of Rhode Island, introduced the Rodchenkov Anti-Doping Act to the Senate. The proposed legislation is named after Gr...
Tags: Utah, News, Washington, Senate, Russia, Sport, Skiing, House, Sochi, Wada, Ioc, Rhode Island, Doping, U.s. Government, Sheldon Whitehouse, Orrin Hatch


Cybersecurity and human rights

Tehilla Shwartz Altshuler Contributor Dr. Tehilla Shwartz Altshuler is a Senior Fellow and head of the Democracy in the Information Age Project at The Israel Democracy Institute’s. A cyberattack has the power to paralyze cellular communications; alter or erase information in computerized systems; prevent access to computer servers; and directly harm a country’s economy and security by attacking its electricity networks or banking system. The necessity is clear fo...
Tags: Security, TC, Column, Nsa, Office, Israel, Tech, Cybersecurity, Edward Snowden, Ioc, Mossad, State, Israel Democracy Institute, Tehilla Shwartz Altshuler, Israel National Cyber Directorate, Israel is Startup Nation


IOC warns Olympic boxing in deeper trouble than AIBA claims

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — The IOC has told Olympic bodies not to trust a recent claim by the president of amateur boxing’s governing body that the sport’s worst problems are over. Writing to 206 national Olympic bodies, the IOC says a Dec. 5 letter from AIBA president Gafur Rakhimov to boxing officials is “likely to […]
Tags: News, Sports, Olympics, Ioc, Lausanne Switzerland, AIBA, Gafur Rakhimov


IOC Brings Olympic Channel To Connected TVs And Opens China E-Commerce Store

The International Olympic Committee's (IOC) attempts to maintain interest and foster deeper engagement with fans in between events has been boosted by the expansion of its Over-The-Top (OTT) video platform and e-commerce efforts in China. The Olympic Channel launched after the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro and offers a mixture of archive action, live events and original programming in 11 languages. It is a pet project of IOC president Thomas Bach and has access to $600 million wort...
Tags: News, China, Rio De Janeiro, Ioc, Thomas Bach, Opens China E Commerce Store


LA 2028 CEO Gene Sykes resigns, will join Olympic Games board

LA 2028 chief executive officer Gene Sykes, who played a leading role in Los Angeles securing the 2028 Olympic Games, is resigning his position but will continue to have an advisory role and join the organization’s board, LA 2028 announced Tuesday. In addition to being instrumental in Los Angeles’ successful bid to host a third Olympic Games, Sykes also oversaw the transition of LA 2028 from a bid committee to an organizing committee. As CEO of the LA 2024 and LA 2028 Olympic and Paralympic Cand...
Tags: News, Supreme Court, La, Sports, California News, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Olympics, Goldman Sachs, Ioc, Sykes, Gene, Casey, USOC, Wasserman


Sports world must join climate change crusade, says IOC

The world of sports must join the effort to tame global warming, and the International Olympic Committee intends to lead the way, it said on Tuesday at UN climate talks in Katowice, Poland. "Addressing climate change is everyone's responsibility, and the IOC treats it very seriously," said IOC President Thomas Bach. "With its global reach, universal appeal and the power to inspire and influence millions of people around the globe, sport is uniquely placed to drive global climate action and enc...
Tags: News, Un, Ioc, International Olympic Committee, Albert, Thomas Bach, Katowice Poland


Monday’s Mix

Each Monday we present brief excerpts of recent posts from five of Canada’s award­-winning legal blogs chosen at random* from more than 80 recent Clawbie winners. In this way we hope to promote their work, with their permission, to as wide an audience as possible. This week the randomly selected blogs are 1. First Reference 2. Risk Management & Crisis Response 3. Canadian Combat Sports Law Blog 4. Global Workplace Insider 5. Labour Pains First Reference No skirting around the issue: Gender ide...
Tags: Law, Canada, Commission, SEC, Ioc, Ontario, Fair Work Commission FWC, Sambo, Monday’s Mix, U S Securities and Exchange Commission SEC, International Sambo Federation FIAS, Labour Pains Top Five Cases of Importance


IOC eases off support for esports in Olympics

The International Olympic Committee has slowed its support for including esports as an Olympic event.
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IOC eases off support for electronic gaming as Olympic event

The International Olympic Committee has slowed its support for recognizing electronic gaming as a sport            [Author: AP]
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IOC asks Senegal to cooperate in Diack investigation

Paris (AFP) – IOC president Thomas Bach has formally requested Senegal cooperates with French judicial authorities investigating corruption at the heart of international athletics, sources have told AFP.  Investigators are particularly keen that Papa Massa... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: Senegal, Sport, Soccer, Paris, Ioc, Afp, Diack, Thomas Bach, AFP IOC, AFP Investigators, Papa Massa