© 2014

European Sports Law

Collected Papers


Part of the ASSER International Sports Law Series book series (ASSER)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Stephen Weatherill
    Pages 1-20
  3. Stephen Weatherill
    Pages 21-62
  4. Stephen Weatherill
    Pages 63-100
  5. Stephen Weatherill
    Pages 101-133
  6. Stephen Weatherill
    Pages 149-161
  7. Stephen Weatherill
    Pages 163-175
  8. Stephen Weatherill
    Pages 245-282
  9. Stephen Weatherill
    Pages 283-293
  10. Stephen Weatherill
    Pages 295-309
  11. Stephen Weatherill
    Pages 443-469

About this book


With Forewords by Maître Jean-Louis Dupont, Avocat, Belgium and Professor Richard Parrish, Edge Hill University, Ormskirk, UK.


European Sports Law: Collected Papers, Second Edition contains the collected works (1989-2012) of Stephen Weatherill, Jacques Delors Professor of European Community Law, Somerville College, University of Oxford, United Kingdom, with an extensive introduction on the background and rationale for the selected papers.

Stephen Weatherill is a leading academic and author on the subject of European Union law and professional sport. His work is of the highest academic standard and practice-oriented at the same time, which has a strong impact on major court cases and the development of international sports law in general.

The updated Second Edition is a vademecum for those involved with international sport and the challenges European law and sport provide and is an indispensable tool for administrators, managers, researchers, academics, marketers, broadcasters, advisers and practitioners.


The book appears in the ASSER International Sports Law Series, under the editorship of Dr. David McArdle, Prof. Ben Van Rompuy and Marco van der Harst LL.M.


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Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.Somerville CollegeOxfordUnited Kingdom

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title European Sports Law
  • Book Subtitle Collected Papers
  • Authors Stephen Weatherill
  • Series Title ASSER International Sports Law Series
  • Series Abbreviated Title ASSER International Sports
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information T.M.C. ASSER PRESS, The Hague, The Netherlands, and the authors 2014
  • Publisher Name T.M.C. Asser Press, The Hague
  • eBook Packages Humanities, Social Sciences and Law Law and Criminology (R0)
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-90-6704-938-2
  • eBook ISBN 978-90-6704-939-9
  • Series ISSN 1874-6926
  • Series E-ISSN 2215-003X
  • Edition Number 2
  • Number of Pages XVI, 573
  • Number of Illustrations 0 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Topics International Sports Law
    European Law
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