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Challenging Sports Governing Bodies covers the decision to challenge the actions of a sports governing body and considers the causes of action that form a basis for them. This title refers to this important area of practice that more company, commercial and regulatory practitioners are venturing in to.

The text is encyclopaedic in nature and practice based providing a practical analysis of key issues for practitioners. Footnotes are used to identify the leading cases for propositions in the main text and to help with finding similar and relevant cases.

To ensure this work is comprehensive in its subject matter there is a short section on Remedies focusing on internal appeal routes and arbitration.

This title is included in Bloomsbury Professional's Sports Law online service.

Table of Contents

1 Introduction
2 The Actions of Sports Governing Bodies
3 Identification of Cause of Action and Respondent
4 Choice of Forum for the Challenge
5 Public or Private?
6 The Varying Degrees of Review
7 Grounds for Review Arising Out Of Control Of The Sport
8 Contract
9 Tort
10 Common Law Restraint of Trade
11 EU And Domestic Competition Law
12 The EU Free Movement Rules
13 Remedies
14 Procedural Aspects

Product details

Published 29 Jul 2016
Format Paperback
Edition 1st
Extent 208
ISBN 9781780439884
Imprint Bloomsbury Professional
Dimensions 248 x 156 mm
Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing

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