Sports Law by David Thorpe

Sports Law

byDavid Thorpe, Antonio Buti, Chris Davies

Paperback | October 12, 2013

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Sport plays a large part in modern Australian society and culture. As professionalism has developed, those involved with sport, be they players, managers, administrators or supporters, are increasingly looking to the law to protect their rights and resolve their problems. This textbookexamines all the various principles of law, including tort and criminal liability, taxation, contract, intellectual property and industrial relations and the role they play in the world of Australian sport.

About The Author

David Thorpe is a Lecturer in the Faculty of Law at the University of Technology, Sydney. Antonio Buti is a Senior Lecturer in the School of Law, University of Western Australia. Chris Davies is an Associate Professor, School of Law, James Cook University. Saul Fridman is an Associate Professor at the School of Law, Curtin University....
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Title:Sports LawFormat:PaperbackDimensions:592 pagesPublished:October 12, 2013Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0195518527

ISBN - 13:9780195518528

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Table of Contents

Table of CasesTable of StatutesContributorsAcknowledgements1. Introduction2. Organisational Structure3. Domestic and Disciplinary Tribunals4. Violence5. Negligence and Civil Liability6. Specific Torts, Insurance and Risk Management7. Corruption and Gambling in Sport8. Doping9. Employment10. Agency11. Trade and Competition12. Intellectual Property13. Marketing14. Athlete Selection15. Behavioural Misconduct16. Discrimination17. Children18. Terms of sporting contractIndex