SFT Judgment 4A_260/2017 in the TPO case between FC Seraing v. FIFA & the Brussels Court of Appeal Decision: A parallel Universe?
This page includes notes of Dr. Despina Mavromati on recent sports arbitration decisions – Swiss Federal Tribunal judgments, CAS Awards and decisions rendered by the tribunals of sports federations. For the English translations & introductory notes on the Federal Tribunal judgments in both CAS and commercial arbitration cases, you can visit the website Swiss Arbitration Decisions (operated jointly by Dr. Despina Mavromati and Dr. Charles Poncet) as a service to the international arbitration community.
SFT Judgment 4A_102/2016 – Australian Football (“Essendon”) Doping Case / De novo review by the CAS – objection to the full power of review
Appeal against a Termination Order / Late filing of the appeal to the CAS/ Request for legal aid (dismissed)
Athlete X v. World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) & WSF – Violation of the parties’ right to be heard (dismissed)
Agent A. v. Football Club B. – Violation of the right to be heard / Request for legal aid before the Federal Tribunal
SFT Judgment 4A_318/2017 –Football Club A. v. Player B.– Arguments disregarded by the Panel must have been “regularly” raised during the procedure
SFT Judgment 4A_40/2017 – Football Club X. v. Z. – Termination of a contract of employment with just cause
SFT Judgment 4A_668/2016 – Player X v. Z – Exclusive nature of a player’s agent contract / diregard of FIFA regulations not sufficient (as such) to establish violation of public policy