Sport and the Law Conference 2013

On 25 March 2013, the inaugural 'Sport and the Law' Conference was held at De Montfort University. 

De Montfort University run an LLM in Sports Law and Practice - you can download more information on this programme here.

This conference was jointly coordinated by the Sport and Recreation Alliance, Sport England, UK Sport and Sport Wales.

It was a one day practical conference where individuals working in sport and recreation organisations were provided with advice on how to grapple with the challenges that the law presents.

You can download the full agenda and presentations from the day below:

General hand-outs

Agenda
This is the agenda for the day.

Speaker Profiles
This contains information on all of the speakers from the day including contact details for the law firms.

'Guide to Instucting Panel Firms'
This hand-out provides more information on how to instruct a panel firm.

Services
Please visit our services page on the legal panel framework for more information on what the firms are offering as part of the framework.

Newsletter
To sign-up to the legal panel framework newsletter please email the Governance Team.

Specific workshop session presentations and hand-outs

Charity and CASC Update

Delivered by Bates Wells and Braithwaite

You can download the power-point presentation here.
You can download the firm flyer for this presentation here.

Discipline and Selection Policies

Delivered by Brabners Chaffe Street

You can download the power-point presentation here.
You can download the exercise material here.
You can download the hand-out to assist with the exercise here.

Data Protection

Delivered by Dolmans

You can download the power-point presentation here.
You can download the hand-out here.

Governance Requirements and Structures

Delivered by Farrer & Co

You can download the power-point presentation here.
You can download the hand-out here.

Immigration, PBS and Sports Visitor Visa

Delivered by Gateley

You can download the power-point presentation here.

Volunteers and the Law

Delivered by Moorhead James

You can download the power-point presentation here.
You can download the hand-out here.

Property Planning

Delivered by Muckle

You can download the power-point presentation here.

Competition Law Challenges

Delivered by Pinsent Masons

You can download the power-point presentation here.
You can download the suggested reading list here.
You can download the firm flyer for this presentation here.

Social Media and Websites

Delivered by Thomas Eggar

You can download the power-point presentation here.

Safeguarding legislation and CRBs

Delivered by Wright Hassall

You can download the power-point presentation here.

Contacting the firms

You can find contact information and more information on each of the panel firms on our webpages about the Legal Panel Framework firms.

Please contact our Governance Team if you have any questions.

To receive the Sport and Recreation Alliance’s free daily sports news summary, a round-up of the day’s most interesting and informative news articles on sport and recreation, including links to original sources, email info@sportandrecreation.org.uk