Sports have become a large industry itself within the last few decades. As a result, sports law has emerged as a new area of practice and quickly evolved into an important area of legal expertise.
Sports law practice of Ketenci&Ketenci covers professional sports and related rights and problems in connection with national and international regulations.
Our sports law practice basically includes;
- Sponsor agreements,
- Employment agreements,
- Transfer agreements,
- Financing agreements,
- Transmission and broadcasting agreements,
- Regulatory issues before the national and international organizations such as Turkish Football Federation, Union of European Football Organization (UEFA) and Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA),
- Competition law issues,
- Infringement of rights within the respective agreements,
- Marketing law,
- Dispute resolution,
- Representation of clients (clubs and players) and their rights before the competent national and international sport bodies including but not limited to Court of Arbitration for Sports (CAS).