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Sport: Law and Practice, 3rd edition

Published in the Sport: Law and Practice, 3rd edition

Publisher: Bloomsbury Professional
Date of Publication: 27 Jan 2014


This major textbook on Sports Law in the UK consolidates guidance across all the major practice areas of interest to sports lawyers. Written by a team of acknowledged and acclaimed experts, this comprehensive work is essential reading for solicitors and barristers practising sports law, as well as Universities, governing bodies, sports agencies, clubs and commercial firms.

This new edition includes a new chapter on “Match-fixing and related corruption in sport” written by 5RB‘s Mark Warby QC, Iain Higgins of the ICC, and the book’s co-editor Jonathan Taylor of Bird & Bird

Other new topics in this editions are:

  • Government intervention in sport;
  • Financial regulation;
  • Dealing with on-field offences;
  • Mediation/ADR in sport;
  • Selection disputes.

The book can be bought from Bloomsbury Publishing