Sports law requires a unique understanding of the dynamics within the sports community. As such, there are always emerging and interacting trends that would require an imminent legal reflection and implementation
Our lawyers are well equipped and qualified for this type of work and can mainly assist you in the following areas:
the exploitation of commercial rights, including in particular media, new media and marketing rights;
the drafting of rules and regulations;
disciplinary and anti-doping proceedings;
bringing and defending challenges to the decisions and actions of governing bodies;
dispute resolution (including mediation and expert determination).
Our team has also substantial expertise in drafting and negotiating contracts for our sports clients, including television contracts, naming rights and sponsorship agreements, suite license agreements, concession agreements and player contracts.