• Home
  • News
  • 1545/20 (Jara v/ DVTK Kosarlabda KFT)

1545/20 (Jara v/ DVTK Kosarlabda KFT)


The Chilean Player Ziomara Esket Morrison Jara filed a claim against the Hungarian Club DVTK Kosarlabda KFT for outstanding salaries, flight reimbursement, tax certificates and interest.

The Claimant submitted that the Respondent breached the Contract by trying to improperly terminate it prematurely claiming that she left the Respondent without authorisation due to a potential lockdown caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.

In its Answer, the Respondent argued that the Claimant was the only foreign player who left the Respondent without first agreeing on a termination of her contract and, additionally, that the extraordinary situation of the COVID-19 pandemic should have resulted in a different calculation of salaries and required mutual cooperation to modify the terms of the Contract. The claim was partially upheld.

The award can be found here:

Leave a comment

Please login to leave a comment.


Legal Advisors

Copyright © LawInSport Limited 2010 - 2022. These pages contain general information only. Nothing in these pages constitutes legal advice. You should consult a suitably qualified lawyer on any specific legal problem or matter. The information provided here was accurate as of the day it was posted; however, the law may have changed since that date. This information is not intended to be, and should not be used as, a substitute for taking legal advice in any specific situation. LawInSport is not responsible for any actions taken or not taken on the basis of this information. Please refer to the full terms and conditions on our website.