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Sport & the law books

See below for a selection of the latest books from Sport & the law category. Presented with a red border are the Sport & the law books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading.

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Recently Published

Recreation and the Law by Ms V Collins Recreation and the Law

For the second edition of this successful book the contents have been fully updated to take into account recent changes in legislation affecting recreational activities. It also considers the implications for all those concerned with the operation and management of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 13/11/2017

International Sports Law: An Introductory Guide by Ian S. Blackshaw International Sports Law: An Introductory Guide

This book, written by an expert in the field, covers some of the following issues, namelyhigh-profile WADA cases such as that of Maria Sharapova, the Bosman ruling, decisionsby the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS), and footballers' employment contractsand transfers...
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/08/2017

Principles and Practice in EU Sports Law by Stephen (University of Oxford, Sommerville College) Weatherill Principles and Practice in EU Sports Law
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Principles and Practice in EU Sports Law provides an overview of EU Sports Law. It details the development of EU sports law over time and applies this example to the discussion of the tension between sporting bodies and states and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/08/2017

Court and Bowled: Tales of Cricket and the Law by James Wilson Court and Bowled: Tales of Cricket and the Law

Court and Bowled examines a number of stories where cricket or cricketers gave rise to a legal dispute. All of the stories demonstrated something common to both cricket matches and court cases: behind the intrigue, entertainment and theatrics of both...
Format: Paperback - Released: 25/07/2017

Sports Law in a Nutshell by Walter T., Jr. Champion Sports Law in a Nutshell
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Contains the elements of sports law explained in an organised, coherent manner. It simplifies the complex world of sports law and provides a road map to all of its intricacies from contracts, torts, antitrust, liabilities, constitutional implications, labour law, taxes....
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/06/2017

Controversies in Law and Sport by Curtis Fogel Controversies in Law and Sport


Format: Hardback - Released: 01/05/2017

Sports Law by Mark James Sports Law

This textbook provides a comprehensive overview of the ways in which the law has impacted on how sport is played, administered and consumed. The book covers a wide-range of topics from participant and non-participant liability, fighting sports and their legality,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 26/04/2017

A Guide to the World Anti-Doping Code The Fight for the Spirit of Sport by Paul David A Guide to the World Anti-Doping Code The Fight for the Spirit of Sport

An updated guide and commentary to the rules which regulate anti-doping in sport, which includes numerous case studies.
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/04/2017

Coming Soon

Football and the Law by Nick De Marco Football and the Law

This new title covers the law in relation to football and includes the main regulatory and commercial issues that arise in relation to the sport from a legal perspective.
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/01/2018

Routledge Handbook of Global Sports Law by Simon (Anglia Polytechnic University Cambridge) Gardiner Routledge Handbook of Global Sports Law

The book maps out the contemporary regulatory terrain and connected issues shaping transnational and international sports law. With original papers written by internationally recognised experts in the field the volume is a landmark contribution to the scholarly, regulatory and judicial...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/02/2018

Sports Law by David (Senior Lecturer, University of Technology Sydney) Thorpe, Antonio (Professor, University of Western Australia) Buti, Dav Sports Law
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Sports Law examines the various areas of law, including tort, criminal liability, contract, intellectual property, marketing, trade and competition, and explores the role they play in the world of Australian sport.The third edition looks at recent controversies and common interest...
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/03/2018

The Oxford Handbook of American Sports Law by Michael A. (Professor, University of New Hampshire School of Law) McCann The Oxford Handbook of American Sports Law
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Format: Hardback - Released: 10/04/2018

Other books in this genre

Legal Issues in Professional Hockey National and International Dimensions by Lewis Kurlantzick Legal Issues in Professional Hockey National and International Dimensions

This volume is the third in an ongoing project on the legal regulation of athletics. It consists of a set of research essays on a variety of legal issues facing professional hockey. The contributors are a distinguished group of academics...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/02/2017

Inclusion and Exclusion in Competitive Sport Socio-Legal and Regulatory Perspectives by Seema Patel Inclusion and Exclusion in Competitive Sport Socio-Legal and Regulatory Perspectives

Society is obsessed with categorising and treating individuals and groups according to their physical and non-physical differences, such as sex, gender, disability and race. This treatment can lead to the inclusion or exclusion of an individual from the tangible and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 14/12/2016

Doping in Sport and the Law by Ulrich Haas Doping in Sport and the Law

This unique international legal and cross-disciplinary edited volume contains analysis of the legal impact of doping regulation by eminent and well known experts in the legal fields of sports doping regulation and diverse legal fields which are intrinsically important areas...
Format: Hardback - Released: 17/09/2016

Challenging Sports Governing Bodies by Adam, QC Lewis, Jonathan, QC Taylor, Nick De Marco, James Segan Challenging Sports Governing Bodies
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Challenging Sports Governing Bodies covers the decision to challenge the actions of a sports governing body and considers the causes of action that form a basis for them. This title refers to this important area of practice that more company,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 29/07/2016

The Legacy of Bosman Revisiting the Relationship Between EU Law and Sport by Antoine Duval The Legacy of Bosman Revisiting the Relationship Between EU Law and Sport

in law from the VUB and held visiting scholar positions at Georgetown University and New York University.The book appears in the ASSER International Sports Law Series, under the editorship of Prof.
Format: Hardback - Released: 26/05/2016

Introduction to Sport Law by John O. Spengler, Paul Anderson, Dan Connaughton, Thomas Baker Introduction to Sport Law
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Introduction to Sport Law With Case Studies in Sport Law, Second Edition, uses an accessible, jargon-free approach to fundamental legal issues in sport law, including liability issues, protecting legal rights, and managing risk.
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/02/2016

Rules of the Game Sports Law by Michael E. Jones Rules of the Game Sports Law

This book is an engaging and informative text written by one of the leading authorities in the field of sports law. Readers will learn how contracts are formed, the rights of athletes, the economics of fielding teams, how copyright and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 21/01/2016

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