dnternational sports and the law revolve primarily around the Olympic Games. The international Olympic rules, policies, and procedures have faced controversial national and international legal challenges and other disputes including outright boycotts since its inception. The summer and winter Olympic Games often produce modern heroes and legendary triumphs over adversity. However, confusing enforcement of Olympic rules is often considered among the participants surrounding the Olympic landscape.
This session focuses on the Olympic Movement's evolution and its impact on international law related to sport. It is important to understand that the Olympic Games are heavily influenced by political and financial forces, and athletes and other individuals have been victims of these external forces over time.
The following topics will be covered
Date: January 24, 2017
Time: 10:00am to 10:15am PST
To learn more about Sports Law purchase the text Sports Law from Cengage Learning.
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