Delegating anti-doping whereabouts requirements to national sports federation - a benefit or a danger to athletes?Emma Mason
- should the ability to delegate administrative responsibility for Whereabouts filings exist, and
- should the delegate, in the event that they fail to fulfill their delegated Whereabouts duties, also face sanctions under the WADA Code?
Background: Athlete Whereabouts Requirements and The Lee/Kim case
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About the Author
Emma is a trainee solicitor in Squire Patton Boggs’ sports litigation department who has completed seats in corporate, international dispute resolution and a secondment to Chelsea Football Club. During her traineeship Emma has, from a sporting perspective, assisted with the sale of a Championship football club and the provision of advice to various International Federations and Premier League football clubs.