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The European Court of Human Rights considers, in a judgment n ° 48151 / 11, dated 18 January 2018, that the French State, by imposing a system of localization to the sportsmen, does not violate the article 8 of the European Convention for the Protection of Human Rights.
Added on, Thursday, January 18 2018 12: 54
The Social Chamber of the Court of Cassation, by two judgments dated 21 September 2017 (No. 16-20103 and No. 16-20104), specified the respective definitions of the offer and the unilateral promise of employment contract . This distinction was then taken up by the Court of Appeal of Nîmes in a judgment of 10 October 2017 (No. 16 / 00184) recognizing the existence of a contract of employment due to the meeting of the will of the parties.
Added on, Monday, October 30 2017 18: 07
By a decision no. 15 / 04295 dated 25 April 2017, the Court of First Instance of Paris condemned the French Games (FdJ) to the payment of the gains to the benefit of a bettor. Indeed, the error on the calculation of the score, for which the FJ is solely responsible, is an inexcusable error that does not allow the cancellation of sports betting contracts; In addition, the FJD did not report evidence of the bettor's knowledge of the results at the time of the betting.
Added on, Friday October 13 2017 17: 44
The Council of State, by order of the 25 August 2017, dismissed the application for interim measures of a swimming coach suspended by the French Anti-Doping Agency (AFLD) on the ground that it had Opposed to the control of swimmers it entails.
Added on, Monday, August 28 2017 15: 39
According to a press release, the Paris Administrative Court announced that the judge hearing the application refused the request of the Corsican club by order of 27 July 2017. SC Bastia is therefore maintained in National 1.
Added on, Friday, July 28 2017 11: 24
According to a judgment of April 21 2017, the Toulouse Court of Appeal recognizes merits the main argument raised by Jean-Jacques BERTRAND, counsel for Mr. Yohann PELE in this case.
Added on, Monday, April 24 2017 17: 31
The State Council suspended by a decision of April 12 2017, the decision by the French Rugby Federation had canceled the postponement of the French stage matches and Racing 92 from 18 2017 March.
Added on, Thursday, April 13 2017 11: 26
The use of the National Rugby League (NRL) against the decision of the French Rugby Federation (FFR) canceling the postponement of matches of the French Stadium and Racing Metro 92 18 of March falls outside the Council of State but the court administration in early spring.
Added on, Wednesday, April 05 2017 11: 12
The Administrative Court of Appeal of Paris has confirmed, in a judgment of February 7 2017, that the gains of a professional poker player are taxable as non-commercial profits (BNC).
Added on, Wednesday, March 29 2017 12: 50
The Administrative Tribunal of Montreuil suspended by order of February 24 2017, the execution of the decision of the French Boxing Federation inflicting an amateur boxer disciplinary penalty Federal license suspension of five farms.
Added on, Monday, February 27 2017 12: 01
In a judgment of 19 January 2017 (A / 16 / 00141), the Tribunal de Commerce du Hainaut, division Charleroi, has, in the conflict between the player Lassana Diarra to FIFA and the Belgian Football Federation, declared contrary to principle of free movement of workers Article 17.2 of the Statute of the Regulations and Transfer of Players (RSTJ) Fifa.
Added on, Monday, January 23 2017 15: 38
In an order of January 17 2017, the Tribunal de Grande Instance (TGI) in Paris has appointed a special trustee to manage, in part, the French Tennis Federation (FFT).
Added on, Thursday, January 19 2017 11: 46
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According to the ECHR, the location system for athletes does not violate article 8 of the CESDH

January 31, 2017
The European Court of Human Rights estimates, in a judgment n ° 48151 / 11, dated 18 January 2018, that the French State, by imposing a system of localization to the sportsmen, does not violate ...

Council of Europe: MP Anne BRASSEUR's report on the governance of FIFA

January 31, 2017
Anne Brasseur, MEP, delivered a report on "Good governance in football" on behalf of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE).

E-sport: the government delivers the first approvals

January 31, 2017
5 January 2018, the Ministry of Economy and Finance and the Secretary of State for Digital approved the companies GamersOrigin, LDLC Event and Olympique Lyonnais for the employment of ...

European Commission: IPU sanctioned for anti-competitive practices

January 31, 2017
8 December 2017, the European Commission has decided that the eligibility rules of the International Skating Union (IPU) or International Skating Union (ISU) that provide for severe penalties ...

National Assembly: adoption of the draft "Olympic Law"

December 22, 2017
On Wednesday 20 December 2017, the deputies voted by a large majority the adoption of the bill "relating to the organization of the Olympic and Paralympic Games 2024" which will regulate the Games ...

National Assembly: rejection of the proposed law on the taxation of transfers of professional athletes

December 07, 2017
Following the adoption of a motion for prior rejection, the National Assembly rejected today, 07 December 2017, the proposed law "to introduce a tax on transfers of athletes ...

CoSMoS: Finalization of the package-day agreement for non-managerial employees in the sports sector

November 16, 2017
The 3 November 2017, CoSMoS, in partnership with the trade unions, finalized the draft agreement authorizing package-days for non-managerial staff of the sports sector.

E-sport: the new employment contract for professional players

November 10, 2017
E-sport was enshrined in the Law for a Digital Republic No. 2016-1321 of 7 October 2016. The law provides a specific legal framework concerning fixed-term employment contracts ...

Football: FIFPro and FIFA sign agreement on transfers of professional footballers

November 08, 2017
Monday 6 November 2017, FIFPro (International Federation of Professional Footballers) signed two agreements with FIFA recognizing football players new guarantees in the ...

Promise to hire sportsmen: the will of the parties as a determining criterion retained by the Court of Cassation

October 30, 2017
The Social Chamber of the Court of Cassation, by two judgments dated 21 September 2017 (No. 16-20103 and No. 16-20104), specified the respective definitions of the offer and the unilateral promise of ...

Update - National Assembly: proposed law on transfer taxation of professional athletes

October 19, 2017
The 3 October 2017, a draft law "to introduce a tax on transfers of professional sportsmen" was registered to the Presidency of the National Assembly.

Online sports betting: the FJD condemned

October 13, 2017
By a decision no. 15 / 04295 dated 25 April 2017, the Court of First Instance of Paris condemned the French Games (FdJ) to the payment of the gains to the benefit of a bettor. Indeed, the error on ...
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