Football Law & Legislation – IFBI.Brussels

Football Law & Legislation

Course Content

The introduction to the course Football Law & Legislation begins with analysing and clarifying a number of central concepts from the subject area. Initial focus will be on the history of football law and on the specific approach the football industry thereby offers. Then the important events and concepts will be discussed such as the Bosman judgment. Following definition of the key concepts we study the specific football regulations of UEFA and FIFA, including Match fixing, Gambling, Financial Fair Play and portrait rights within the football industry. Next the important differences between the brokers will be explained and how that world works. Furthermore, we also look at the role that FIFA plays in determining the legislation and we cover the much discussed concept of Third Party Ownership.

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European Credit Transfer System (ECTS): 4

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