CYK’s sports law team acts on a wide variety of disputes and investigations, leveraging our market-leading reputation for disputes work including arbitrations, bribery and corruption investigations, contractual disputes, fraud, regulatory matters and obtaining and resisting injunctive relief.

We have extensive experience of disputes across the sporting spectrum, examples of which include:

  • acting for top-tier football clubs in relation to disputes regarding the image rights of their players
  • advising high-profile athletes on matters relating to privacy and defamation
  • acting in agency-related disputes
  • contentious issues and disputes arising out of player transfers

CYK’s sports law team also has considerable arbitration experience, including matters involving the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS).

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