International sports dispute resolution in 2022
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.
Consideration of an argument not raised by the parties and violation of the parties’ right to be heard
Implicit consideration of requests and arguments raised by a party and violation of ne ultra petita and the right to be heard
Applicability of the prohibition of discrimination as part of public policy in relations between individuals – the Blake Leeper case
Sporting successors in football and res judicata of disciplinary proceedings before association bodies
Very limited scope of review in case of non-compliance with the form requirements and the applicable time limits
(Re-)confirmed: the non-compliance with the time limits to file an appeal to the CAS is a question of admissibility