Law - Contemporary Issues in Sports Law - Module

University of Limerick

Law - Contemporary Issues in Sports Law - Module

The module seeks to introduce students to the key areas of law that apply to sport including contract law, civil law, criminal law, employment law, administrative law, gender and sport, doping, the impact of European Union Law on sport and commercial law (media rights, the regulation of sports' agents, branding, sponsorship). It will also examine alternative dispute resolution and child protection and safeguarding.

Award: University Certificate of Study
Qualification: NFQ Level 9 Minor Award

Subjects taught

Contemporary Issues in Sports Law LA6272

Entry requirements

This course is aimed at those working in the area in sports' governing bodies and clubs or anyone with an interest in sports law. Each candidate is considered on an individual basis whose academic qualifications, work experience, motivation and overall potential for the programme are evaluated.

CPD Credit ? A solicitor practising on a full-time basis and undertaking this course, can claim a maximum of 10 hours eLearning

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