Sports Law Yearbook 2015/16 - UK, Ireland and EU eBook

Sports Law Yearbook 2015/16 - UK, Ireland and EU eBook

LawInSport and its partner, British Association for Sport and Law, are thrilled to announce the launch of the 'Sports Law Yearbook 2015/16 - UK, Ireland and EU' eBook.

The Yearbook contains legal commentary and analysis from over 50 leading sports lawyers from the UK, Ireland and Europe across 10 different chapters on:

  • Governance
  • EU Law
  • Commercial Rights
  • Employment Law
  • Discrimination and Equality
  • Media Rights
  • Integrity – Financial Corruption
  • Anti-Doping
  • Disciplinary Procedures
  • Participation and Safety

The Sports Law Yearbook has been produced to help identify and review developing trends in the sports law markets of the UK, Ireland and Europe. To this end, we have tried to balance the tone of the Yearbook to ensure that it is accessible to people from all backgrounds without sacrificing the accuracy or depth of the information. 

We hope the Sports Law Yearbook will be of interest and use to students, academics, athletes, coaches, the media, sports business professionals, sports administrators, in-house counsel and lawyers around the world.

The Yearbook is free to all LawInSport Plus members with an annual subscription.  Non-members can purchase a copy here.

We would like to sincerely thank all of our authors who contributed towards this Yearbook for their enthusiasm, energy, expertise and professionalism in working with us throughout the process.


Chapter 1 - Governance
Andrew Nixon
Tom Bruce
Andrew Jolly
Chris Baird

Chapter 2 – EU/Competition
Daniel Geey
Benoit Keane
Angelique Bret
Alex Haffner

Chapter 3 – Commercial/IP
Richard Crabb
Sean Corbett
Charlie Maurice
Jon Walters 
Paul Shapiro
Robert Turner

Chapter 4 - Employment
Jamie Susskind
Grahame Anderson
Richard Berry
Stephen O'Flaherty
Andrew Smith
Nick Tsatsas

Chapter 5 – Discrimination and Equality
Elaine Banton
Patricia Leonard
Ross Hegarty
Carol Couse
Tiran Gunawardena

Chapter 6 – Media Rights
Andrew Ryan
Tom Burrows
Dylan Kerrigan
Alex Slade

Chapter 7 – Financial Corruption
Richard Liddell
Nicholas Broomfield
Mark Cullen
Kevin Carpenter
Keith Oliver
Gareth Farrelly 
Craig Hogg
Jack Anderson
Ian Smith

Chapter 8 – Anti-Doping
Peter Charlish
Tom Rudkin
Mike Morgan
Kendrah Potts
Tim Meakin

Chapter 9 – Disciplinary Procedures
Daniel Saoul 
Ed Carder
Robert Tomback
Lloyd Thomas
Nick De Marco
Mark Hovell

Chapter 10 – Sport and Safety
Mark James
Andy Gray 
Matt Rogers
Jack Anderson
Nina Goolamali

Sean Cottrell
Chris Bond
Manali Kulkarni

Comments (2)

  • Pavel Kolev

    • 18 January 2017 at 09:59
    • #

    I would like to get my copy of the book. How can I do that. Thank you very much in advance for your prompt reply.


    • Sean Cottrell

      • 21 February 2017 at 19:59
      • #

      Pavel did you receive a response to your query?


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