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Palgrave Law Masters: Sports Law 3rd ed


ISBN13: 9781137559258
Previous Edition ISBN: 9781137026446
Published: May 2017
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: £29.99



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Sports Law provides a comprehensive overview of the ways in which the law has impacted on how sport is played, administered and consumed.

The author writes in a clear and engaging manner,tracing the origins and sources of this rapidly evolving subject and drawing examples from a wide range of professional and amateur sports to illustrate the important current debates and topics of interest.

This third edition has been fully updated and includes analyses of the Pechstein and Sharapova decisions, the state aid rulings on financial support for Spanish and Dutch football clubs, and a review of the Rio 2016 Olympics.

Supported throughout by chapter summaries, updated ‘hot topics’ discussions throughout, explanations of key terms and detailed further reading lists, this text makes an ideal companion to the study of sports law at undergraduate or postgraduate level.

  • Explains each of the main areas of law that affect sport, with extensive reference to sportsrelated cases and examples, ensuring that readers new to the topic will gain a solid grasp of the necessary legal principles Offers a detailed knowledge of the law to understand the intricacies of its application to the world of sport and to provoke further thought and discussion
  • The first edition has quickly established itself as the leading undergraduate text on the market which encourages students to look critically at the issues within sports and reach their own independent conclusions within their essays and exams
  • This edition has been fully updated with latest developments in sports law, and now includes engaging features a mind map at the beginning of each chapter
  • Gives the reader an understanding of how and why the law has become such an important tool in the resolution of sports disputes and provides insight in to the regulation of so many aspects of the playing, administering and watching of modern sport

Subjects:
Sports Law
Contents:
PART I: ORIGINS AND SOURCES OF SPORTS LAW.
1. What is Sports Law?.
2. Challenging governing bodies in English Law.
3. Challenging governing bodies before the Court of Arbitration for Sport.

PART II: SPORTS PARTICIPATION AND THE LAW.
4. Liability for Injuries
Caused by Other Participants.
5. Liability for Injuries Caused by Non-participants.
6. Sports participation and the Criminal Law.
7. The Legality of Fighting Sports.

PART III: STADIUMS, SPECTATORS AND THE LAW.
8. Liability for Dangerous Premises and Dangerous Events.
9. Stadium Disasters and Spectator Safety.
10. Crowd Disorder and Football Hooliganism.

PART IV: THE COMMERCIALISATION OF SPORT.
11. Regulating Sporting Relationships in English Law.
12. Regulating Sporting Relationships in EU Law.
13. The Fan as Consumer and the Commercial Exploitation of Sport.
14. Olympic Law and Sporting Mega-events.

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