Key points from The F.A. -v- Massimo Cellino case on unauthorised agents and the disciplinary process

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Published: Monday, 13 November 2017. Written by Nick De Marco QC 1 Comment

Almost a year since the case was heard before an FA Regulatory Commission, the final decision in the case of The FA v Massimo Cellino has been published.1 This blog analyses the case, looking specifically at:

  • The background to the case

  • The Regulatory Commission decision

  • The first appeal

  • The second appeal

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Nick De Marco

Nick De Marco QC

Nick is rated a leading silk in Sports Law and is a member of Blackstone Chambers.

He has advised and acted for a number of sports governing bodies, athletes, most Premier League football clubs and many world-class football players in commercial and regulatory disputes.

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  • marcello presilla

    • 04 December 2017 at 14:46
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    Compliment for this clear and complete reconstruction of the whole legal case!

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