The BASL Masterclass Series delivers current and relevant content in an interactive and engaging environment. Each Masterclass is delivered by sport and law professionals and is accompanied by a Masterclass Pack, enabling further knowledge enhancement as well as being pivotal reference points for participants during and after the Masterclass.

All Masterclasses, whether online or in person, will be delivered with a limited capacity to offer full accessibility and engagement to all participants.

2022 Schedule

25th February – Sports Media Rights: Maximising Value Via Tender Processes & Deal Negotiations
Oliver Holland and Kate Sloane, TEAM Marketing UK

25th March – Integrity in Sport: Challenges and Considerations Tim Naylor, British Horseracing Authority

29th April – Challenges for Sport in a Pandemic Polly Handford, The FA and James Stebbing, Six Nations Rugby

27th May – Beyond the Field of Play: The Impact of Immigration in Sport Laura Darnley and Arshia Hashmi, Brabners LLP

24th June – Player v Agent Disputes in Sport: Core Legal Principles Daniel Saoul QC, 4 New Square

23rd September – Whistleblowing in Sport and How to Protect the Whistleblower Louis Weston, Outer Temple Chambers

28th October – A Winter World Cup: Regulatory Considerations Barry Lysaght, Saudi Arabian Football Federation

25th November – Integrity, Commercial and Regulatory Issues in Esports Speaker(s) TBC

Book a place on every masterclass and receive a 10% discount (Companies can send a different member of their team to each masterclass to utilise the discount).

  • BASL member    £199 per masterclass
  • Non-member     £229 per masterclass

All attendees will receive the handbook with further reading/resources prior to session and post session will receive the full recording of the session and a certificate of attendance.

If you would like any further information please email: [email protected]


The British Association for Sport and Law and Blackstone Chambers are delighted to invite you to join them for…

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BASL Masterclass – Integrity in Sport: Challenges and Consideration

BASL are thrilled to continue the 2022 Masterclass Series with a session entitled ‘Integrity in Sport: Challenges and Consideration’. The session will be expertly delivered by Tim Naylor, Director of Integrity and Regulation at the British Horseracing Authority, and will cover topics such as: ACADEMIC AND LEGAL FRAMEWORK SPORTS BETTING...

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BASL Masterclass – Sports Media Rights: Maximising Value Via Tender Processes & Deal Negotiations

We are thrilled to be kicking off our 2022 Masterclass Series with a session entitled ‘Sports Media Rights: Maximising Value via Tender Processes & Deal Negotiations’. The session will be expertly delivered by Oliver Holland and Kate Sloane from TEAM Marketing AG and will cover topics such as: COMPETITION FORMAT: Positioning of...

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The BASL Debate 2020 – Event Review

On the 22nd October 2020, we had the fortune of holding the Annual BASL Debate. As with anything in 2020, it was quite different than years past. However, in spite of the virtual nature of the event, and the lack of formal networking that typically accompanies it, the debate was...

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BASL Debate – 22 October 2020

Athlete welfare and the duty of care in sport Proposition: “Athletes are suffering from a lack of protection and representation on fundamental issues of welfare and safety”. The British Association for Sport and Law (BASL) is excited to announce details of the 2020 BASL Debate. Join us online on 22 October 2020...

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