The FIFA World Cup Inquiry: A landmark learning day for sports governance?Kevin Carpenter
In terms of sports governance, the 13 November 2014 was certainly a day to remember. The media became ablaze with widespread condemnation by various stakeholders in sport of FIFA’s Summary1 (references to specific paragraphs in brackets) of the report of the enquiry into the 2018/2022 FIFA World Cup Bidding Process prepared by the Investigatory Chamber of the FIFA Ethics Committee (‘FEC’), led by the Investigatory Chamber’s Chairman Michael J. Garcia.
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Kevin is a consultant and member of the editorial board for LawInSport, having previously acted as editor. He is a Independent Legal and Sports Consultant advising on commercial and regulatory issues. Kevin has become renowned in the fields of sports integrity, match-fixing and sports betting.