BASL Annual Conference – Thursday 24 February 2022

BASL are delighted to announce that after the enforced cancellation of this year’s event, next year’s BASL Conference will take place in the beautiful surroundings of the The Kia Oval – Surrey County Cricket Club on Thursday February 24th 2022. Conference agenda: Keynote Speaker: Richard Whitehead MBE Richard’s incredible achievements include...

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Passing of Maurice Watkins CBE

The Directors of the British Association for Sport and Law are deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Maurice Watkins CBE.  Maurice was President of BASL until 2021, having previously served as Chair. The Chair of BASL, Catherine Beloff, said: “Maurice was one of the founder members of the...

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Save the date – 17th June 2021

The British Association for Sport and Law (BASL) is excited to announce its next event; ‘In Conversation with Stuart McInnes and Louis Weston’. Join us on Thursday 17th June at 6pm for a unique opportunity to hear from these leading experts in sports law as they discuss their career pathways and recount their key...

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BASL Masterclass Review

James McDougall Edinburgh Napier University Anti-Doping WADA Code Update:  Friday 19th February 2021 Michele Verroken provided a fascinating insight into the WADC 2021. The session began with an overview of the legal framework including the slightly bewildering array of actors involved. A very interesting section summarized some of the state...

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