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World Sports Advocate

Current Issue (March 2018)

Volume: 16 Issue: 3



About World Sports Advocate

The monthly law publication providing guidance on all aspects of sports law, including licensing and sports data, anti-doping and doping sanctions, TV and broadcasting rights, sport technology, players agents, disciplinary measures, sports integrity, sports betting, player contracts, intellectual property, transfer regulations, sports sponsorship and marketing, and governance, as well as coverage of key legal cases, sporting regulations and governing bodies including the IOC, UEFA and FIFA and sporting events such as London 2012. / read more

March's issue of World Sports Advocate

March's issue of World Sports Advocate provides expert analysis and thought leadership on the key legal, regulatory and policy issues impacting sports business.

This month's issue focuses on a range of developments relevant to the sporting world, including athlete eligibility, Brexit, intermediaries in football, whereabouts rules, and player rights.

In our cover article this month, Claude Ramoni, Partner at Libra Law, analyses the implications of the CAS and IOC decisions on the participation of Russian athletes at the 2018 Winter Olympics in the context of previous CAS jurisprudence.

Elsewhere in the issue, Juan de Dios Crespo Pérez and Paolo Torchetti, of Ruiz-Huerta & Crespo Sport Lawyers, examine the practical concerns with the current system enforced by the FIFA Regulations on Working with Intermediaries, and discuss how regulations could be strengthened to enhance intermediaries’ fiduciary duty to their clients.

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