The Law Firm has extensive experience in handling the sports industry. We are well aware of the unique circumstances in which athletes and sports clubs operate.
As part of its experience, The Law Firm can boast handling known athletes and sports clubs. The Law Firm also counsels sports agencies and advertising agencies.
The sports industry is one of the main industries handled by the Law Firm.

The scope of counseling:

  • Permanent legal representation
    The Law Firm provides permanent service to Clients in the sports industry. As part of the service, we provide counseling to Sports Clubs in all aspects and activities.
    We supervise the changing legal environment to provide our Clients with timely information.
  • Negotiation and structuring of player contracts
    The Law Firm counsels Clubs and Players on how to properly conclude a player contract.
    We pay attention to both the aspect of mutual obligations of the parties and the aspect of structuring the agreement.
  • Negotiation of sponsorship and advertising contracts
    The Law Firm counsels Clubs and Players on how to properly conclude a sponsorship and advertising contract.
    We also counsel the other party of these contracts, i.e. sports agencies, advertising agencies, and sponsors.
  • Representation before common and administrative courts
    The Law Firm provides the full representation of Clubs and Players before common and administrative courts.
  • Representation before arbitration authorities and tribunals
    The Law Firm advises and represents Clubs and Players before the competent national and international arbitration bodies.
  • Protection of image rights
    The Law Firm provides counseling on the protection of the image rights of Players. In this regard, we monitor contractual or statutory provisions in order to
    check if the given image use was legal. In the absence of this legality, we take appropriate legal steps to protect the image of the Client.

Experience:

The Law Firm was responsible for the negotiation of a coaching contract of a Client with one of the Polish sports associations.
In the course of these operations a longer period of the contract, limiting the possibility of its premature termination, was successfully negotiated.
The Law Firm handled arbitration proceedings before competent arbitration courts.
The Law Firm has prepared and negotiated advertising and sports contracts for both Clubs and Players.

Credentials:
KPS SKRA
Stephane Antiga
Eliot Event Marketing
Kamil Kiereś
ŁZPS
Rugby Club Bełchatów