Our team provides comprehensive legal services in all relevant aspects of the sport industry, from sports-related transactions – such as sponsorship, marketing, license agreements, event and brand ambassador contracts – to litigation before both courts and arbitration tribunals.
We advise football teams, sports federations, sponsors and event organizers as well as professional sportsmen including footballers, cyclists and other athletes.
Recent notable cases:
Assisting one of the main Italian football clubs in all commercial and IP matters
Assisting athletes and sport associations in a matter related to agreements for provision of sport services
Representing an important German based FIFA agent company in a dispute re fee arrangements pursuant to agency agreements with an Italian major football team
Assisting a professional football player on a matter concerning breach of sport agreement
Assisting a European Football Federation and a professional football player in a case related to use of image rights and defamation
Representing professional cyclists injured during a national competition on liability of the sports event organizers