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Sports Law

Sports Law

Legal services are provided in the developing field of sports law by our office to sports clubs that are movers and shakers of the industry, associated businesses and companies, regulatory and supervisory federations, press foundations, sponsors, betting shops, players, referees and sports press unions and associations, management persons and institutions, amateur and professional athletes and other related persons and institutions.
Legal support is provided especially in the law on the prevention of violence and irregularity in sports, Organization and Mission of Turkish Football Federation, the decisions of FIFA and UEFA and their implementation and in the context of secondary legislation legal support is provided for relevant parties in compliance with legislation.
Our services include transfer negotiations and signed contracts with athletes and players of the teams, public offerings of legal entities established on the commercial assets of sports clubs, player licenses, work and accommodation permits and applications for citizenship for foreign athletes and players, royalty of clubs and players, sale of copyrighted products, advertisements on uniforms, product sponsorships and other corporate structures and contracts related to advertising and marketing activities, the transfer of broadcasting rights of sports activities, and all kinds of legal support to other activities related to trade, media, intellectual and industrial law.
Our attorneys provide representation and consultancy services in the presence of relevant federations, administrative and judicial courts, Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) for all kinds of disputes, claims, disciplinary executions, judicial and administrative fine, deprivation of rights, enjoins, imprisonment, doping examination and results in sports and similar issues emerging between the parties in sports and associated industries.
- ATTORNEYSHIP SERVICES;
1. Proceedings, Appeals and Applications for union decisions and practice,
2. Debt follow-up and collection for athlete and sports clubs’ claims,
3. Arbitration board suits,
4. All kinds of cases of disputes arising from Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) and sports law.
- CONSULTANCY SERVICES;
1. The control and preparation of professional football and basketball player’s contract,
2. Legal consultancy on media and TV rights in sports,
3. Legal consultancy on rights of sports broadcast,
4. The control and preparation of athlete contracts,
5. Legal consultancy on the taxation of sports and athlete,
6. Establishment and inspection of sports clubs,
7. Providing consultancy services in the office, by phone or in writing, only during working hours.