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WADA introduces mandatory requirements for laboratories to report blood analyzer type and two additional blood variables (i.e., platelets and white blood cells) into the Anti-Doping Administration and Management System (ADAMS)

31/5/2018

This new document (TD2018BAR) substitutes TD2017BAR. Read the press release.  

Sport&MusicLaw

Sport law

UEFA’s Executive Committee approves new Licensing and Financial Fair Play Regulations

24/5/2018

On Thursday May 24th 2018, UEFA's Executive Committee approved the new Licensing and Financial Fair Play Regulations in Kiev. Read the statement.  

Sport&MusicLaw

Sport law

Publication of the Order to regulate electoral processes of sports federations in the Valencian Community (‘Comunidad Valenciana’)

18/5/2018

On Friday, May 18th, an Order to regulate electoral processes of sports federations in the Valencian Community ('Comunidad Valenciana') was issued. Publication in the Official Regional Journal (in Spanish).  

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Sport law

A new FIFA’s circular informs member federations of a change in procedures regarding noncompliance of resolutions after a Disciplinary Commission’s decision (Article 64, FIFA Disciplinary Code)

9/5/2018

With the objective of ensuring greater respect towards the decisions made by its judicial bodies, the FIFA has issued a notice that informs of improvements in the current procedures, which include changes that enable debtor football clubs to obey their financial obligations in a rapid manner. Read the news

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Sport law

FIA Formula One World Championship – 2019 Technical Regulations regarding aerodynamic changes

1/5/2018

On 30 April, with the aim of increasing the competitiveness of races and the number of overtaking opportunities, the Strategy Group, the F1 Commission and the World Motor Sport Council approved a new Regulation that will be implemented next season. Press release    

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Sport law

The 2018 General Budget Draft Act (‘Proyecto de Ley de Presupuestos Generales’) provides for tax benefits for events of exceptional public interest within the framework of Article 27 (Ley 49/2002)

5/4/2018

On Thursday April 5th, the publication of 2018's New General Budget Draft Act provides for tax benefits for the following events of exceptional public interest: Pontevedra 2019 World Triathlon Series, Badminton World Tour and Barcelona Equestrian Challenge (Third Edition). Acccess the proposal (in Spansish)  

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Sport law

Circular 1625 FIFA informs about significant amendments to the Regulations on the Status and Transfer of Players that enters into force on 1 June 2018

26/4/2018

The amended provisions, and corresponding topics, are the following: - Art. 14 Terminating a contract with just cause - New Art. 14bis Terminating a contract with just cause for outstanding salaries - Art. 17 Consequences of terminating a contract without just cause - Art. 18 Special provisions relating to contracts between professionals and clubs - [...]

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Sport law

Regulatory framework for the Programme for the Promotion of Videogame industry

6/4/2018

Access to the text published in Spain’s Official Gazette (in Spanish)

TMT (Technology, Media and Telecoms)

Entertainment law

Sport law

WADA’s New Compliance Standard and Code Revisions Enter into Force on 1 April 2018

2/4/2018

Access the press release here

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Sport law

Law 10/2017, of 27 December, for public shows and recreational activities in Galicia

03/01/2018

Sorry, this entry is only available in European Spanish.