ECA – UEFA Legal Workshop

Thursday 8th of June 2017 & Friday 9th of June

Stade Vélodrome (Marseille, France)

Day 1

13h30 – 13h45 Opening

José María Cruz, ECA Legal Advisory Panel Chairman and Sevilla FC CEO

Emilio García, UEFA Managing Director Integrity

13h45 – 14h30 UEFA Disciplinary

Emilio García, UEFA Managing Director Integrity

  • Key amendments to the UEFA Disciplinary Regulations
  • How a club should proceed within disciplinary proceedings

 

14h30 – 15h00 Integrity in football – the fight against match fixing. General overview & practical aspects

Chris Bonett, UEFA Integrity Officer

15h00 – 15h30 Coffee Break
15h30 – 17h15 CAS case law – recent cases involving UEFA and clubs: disciplinary and Financial Fair Play decisions

Martin Bauer, Andrew Mercer and Carlos Schneider, UEFA Disciplinary & Ethics Unit

17h15 – 18h00 Club and Player’s eligibility at UEFA competitions: selected practical cases

Jacques Bondallaz, UEFA Head of Sports Legal Services

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19h30 Cocktail reception & official dinner

ECA – UEFA Legal Workshop

Thursday 8th of June 2017 & Friday 9th of June

Stade Vélodrome (Marseille, France)

Day 2

09h00 – 10h00 Recent important CAS football cases

José María Cruz, ECA Legal Advisory Panel Chairman and Sevilla FC CEO

Michael Gerlinger, ECA Legal Advisory Panel Vice-Chairman FC Bayern München Legal Director

10h00 – 10h45

 

 

EU Competition law cases related to sport (Financial Fair Play and TPO)

Alasdair Bell, UEFA General Counsel / Legal Affairs Director

10h45 – 11h00 Coffee Break
11h00 – 12h30  Player’s registration & FIFA RSTP (case law) – Experience from ECA & LAP

  • Minors – application process, Daan de Jong, ECA Legal Counsel
  • Training Compensation – main pitfalls, Wouter Lambrecht, ECA Head of Legal
  • TPI – FIFA Disciplinary Sanctions, Jesús Arroyo, Sevilla FC Head of Legal and Football Department
12h30 – 13h30 Lunch
13h30 – 14h45 FIFA RSTP – Q&A

Omar Ongaro, FIFA Director Football Regulatory

14h45 – 16h15 Breakout Sessions
Commercial contracts – Key pitfalls for clubs

Professor Ian Blackshaw

Financing of transfers

Jan Räker, VfB Stuttgart Legal Director

16h15 – 16h30 Closure/Conclusions