Yearbook of International Sports Arbitration 2016

  • Antoine Duval
  • Antonio Rigozzi

Part of the Yearbook of International Sports Arbitration book series (YISA)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. General Articles

  3. Commentaries of CAS Awards

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 113-113
  4. Sports Arbitration and National Courts

About this book


The Yearbook of International Sports Arbitration is the first academic publication aiming to offer comprehensive coverage, on a yearly basis, of the most recent and salient developments regarding international sports arbitration, through a combination of general articles and case notes. The present volume covers decisions rendered by the Court of arbitration for Sport (CAS) and national courts in 2016. It is a must-have for sports lawyers and arbitrators, as well as researchers engaged in this field. It provides in-depth articles 

on burning issues raised by international sports arbitration, and independent commentaries by esteemed academics and seasoned practitioners on the most important decisions of the year by the CAS and national courts.

Dr. Antoine Duval is Senior Researcher for International and European Sports Law at the T.M.C. Asser Instituut in The Hague. He holds a Ph.D. on the interaction between Lex Sportiva and EU Law from the European University Institute in Florence.

Prof. Antonio Rigozzi teaches international arbitration and sports law at the University of Neuchâtel, Switzerland, and is the partner in charge of the sports arbitration practice at Lévy Kaufmann-Kohler, a Geneva-based law firm specializing in international arbitration.


Arbitration Court of Arbitration for Sport Sports Law Lex Sportiva Private International Law Swiss Federal Tribunal World Anti-Doping Agency Match-fixing WADA Code FIFA

Editors and affiliations

  • Antoine Duval
    • 1
  • Antonio Rigozzi
    • 2
  1. 1.ASSER International Sports Law CentreT.M.C. Asser InstituutThe HagueThe Netherlands
  2. 2.Faculté de droitUniversité de NeuchâtelNeuchâtelSwitzerland

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