EY support LawInSport’s 5th Annual Conference

EY Sponsor Anouncement

We are delighted to announce that EY (Ernst & Young) and its Forensic & Integrity practice will be supporting LawInSport’s 5th Annual Conference on the 12th & 13th September 2019 at the Royal Institution of Great Britain. 

This two-day conference will build on the success of the previous annual conferences at which over 300 leading sports lawyers, sports executives, academics, students and athletes networked and discussed the key issues and developments in international sports law.

You will be able to follow updates about the conference by using #LISconf19.

We have an outstanding line-up of speakers who will be discussing and debating some of the most important legal issues and developments in sport including:

  • eSports: recent and future changes to the rapidly changing eSports ecosystem 

  • Diplomacy: exploring the relationship between sports, global politics and the law

  • Insurance: the impact of insurance on domestic and international sport 

  • Anti-doping: exploring the different approaches to anti-doping regimes 

  • Marketing: creating and managing data and sports marketing agreements 

  • New leagues: balancing the legal and commercial requirements of creating new sports leagues

  • Media rights: licensing sports media rights and dealing with piracy

  • Integrity: is it time for a more holistic approach to sports integrity? (match-fixing/safeguarding/anti-doping)

  • In-house: In-house counsel forum

  • Education: how should we train the next generation of sports lawyers?

  • Talent management: how to approach talent & reputation management in 2019

  • Dispute resolution: an update on key cases & developments of the year

  • Refereeing: a comparison of how technology is used to assist refereeing decisions across sports

Integrity in Sports is the most important asset: For sports leagues, clubs, fans, players and all other stakeholders that love what we all have passion for. We at EY are delighted to be supporting the LawInSport Annual Conference as we think that ethics in sports needs a solid platform that brings everyone together to build a better working world.”, says Andreas Pyrcek, EY’s global sector leader for Technology, Media & Entertainment, Telecommunications in EY’s Forensic & Integrity practice.

LawInSport CEO, Sean Cottrell, “We are delighted to have the support of EY’s Forensic & Integrity Group who recognise the importance of bringing together thought leaders, from the legal, compliance, sports and related sectors, to explore, analyse and share expertise and experience to help develop the global sports sector.





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