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IEL Sports Law Contents

The International Encyclopaedia of Laws (IEL) Sports Law includes information in book-length form written in English for 13 countries.  The monographs are written by legal academics and/or practitioners with expertise in sports law for those countries.  The monographs enable comparative research in sports law.  These monographs include a general introduction on sports law followed by specialized chapters on public regulation, private regulation, sports regulation, personality rights, social security, doping and sport, and sport and commerce.  A more detailed Table of Contents follows:

Table of Contents
The Author
List of Abbreviations
General Introduction
Chapter 1. Introduction
Chapter 2. Statistics
Chapter 3. Institutions
Chapter 4. Sports Governance: In the Name of Autonomy
and Specificity
Selected Bibliography
Part I. Organization of Sport
Chapter 1. Public Regulation
Chapter 2. Private Regulation
Part II. Sport and Employment
Chapter 1. Sports Regulation
Chapter 2. Personality Rights
Chapter 3. Social Security
Part III. Doping and Sport
Chapter 1. Introduction
Chapter 2. Legal Measures Prior to Ratification of the
Anti-doping Convention
Chapter 3. Anti-doping Measures Following Ratification
of the Convention
Chapter 4. Law No. 376 of 14 December 2000
Chapter 5. Control of Players’ Activities
Chapter 6. Disciplinary Provisions
Part IV. Sport and Commerce
Chapter 1. Broadcasting of Sports Events
Chapter 2. Sport and Competition Law
Chapter 3. Sponsorship
Chapter 4. Merchandising

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Lyonette Louis-Jacques
Foreign and International Law
Librarian and Lecturer in Law
D'Angelo Law Library
University of Chicago Law School
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