Sports Law is a highly specialised area where confidentiality is crucial to practically every undertaking embarked upon. At Blavo & Co, we have a specialist team of sports lawyers.
Our expertise is primarily in football and other associated disciplines but also includes, cricket, boxing and rugby, and athletics. We act for individuals, clubs, team sponsors, and rights holders, advising on issues arising both on and off the field of play.
Our team has a wealth of experience when it comes to sports, both as participants and as legal advisers. We believe that we have the right blend of technical expertise and practical understanding of the sports industry. We act for regulators, representative bodies, sponsors, teams and participants in sports at all professional levels.
Our clients range from grassroots athletes, premiership footballers to International Football Associations, and our work has both national and international dimensions which include:
- Sponsorship, merchandising and endorsement agreements
- Disciplinary hearings
- Image rights, personality rights and privacy
- Merchandising and IP rights
- Sports injury
- Sport related taxation issues
- Individual wealth management
- Health and safety
- Brand management
- Advising on corporate and regulatory governance
- Commercial and regulatory issues
- Restraint of trade
- Ambush marketing
- Strategic alliances
- Intellectual Property protection
- Sports Immigration
As experienced sports lawyers, we aim to find creative solutions the issues that you face.
Our lawyers being keen sporting participants, have innovative ideas underline with empathy and efficiency.