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.
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 DMU BASL mini conference will be held on 2nd November and it has been confirmed that the theme of the conference is Athlete Care and Support. The speakers include: Anthony Metzer QC, Goldsmith Chambers Dr David McArdle, Senior Lecturer, Stirling University Tracey McCillan, CEO, UK Sports Association for Athletes with Learning...
On the 23 May 2018, LawInSport will be hosting a half-day seminar on legal issues in football and a book launch of ‘Football and the Law (Bloomsbury, May 2018)’. The seminar is being held in partnership with Blackstone Chambers, the British Association for Sport and Law and Bryan Cave Leighton...
Leicester De Montfort Law School’s London based Post Graduate Certificate in Sports Law and Practice
September 2018 sees the start of the ninth year of running of Leicester De Montfort Law School’s London based Post Graduate Certificate in Sports Law and Practice. For more information, see here. The brochure for academic year 2018/19 can be found here.
The role and challenges of the in-house sports lawyer (or Who will get blamed for killing Bambi at Leicester City?)
The first BASL event of 2017 was held at the offices of Penningtons Manches on 21 March. On the panel were 5 BASL Board members who currently work or have worked in-house in sport: Stephen Ridgway (at Sky Sports) Mary Guest (formerly at the Football Association), Ashley Blake (at The...