José Páez attended the XIVth International Congress of the Spanish Arbitration Club (CEA) devoted to on main topic: Enhancing arbitration’s credibility: the CEA Code of Good Practice. José also participated in the XIIIth Meeting of the U40 Section of the CEA. Link to the Congress website
The Honduras Section of the Spanish Arbitration Association gave us the opportunity to speak about sports law as a cross-cutting area of the law and the particularities of dispute resolutions in the sports industryJose Paez Romero
In the presentation we gave at the monthly meeting of the Honduras Section of the Spanish Arbitration Association (to which you can find the link below), we set out our views on sports law as a cross-cutting area of the law and the particularities of dispute resolutions in the sports industry. Presentation (in Spanish language)
Moot Madrid UC3M and DLA Piper Global Vis Pre-Moot: we very much enjoyed sitting as arbitratorJose Paez Romero
2 & 9/04/2019
This year too, our lawyer José Páez sat as arbitrator in the Moot Madrid UC3M and also in the DLA Piper Global Vis Pre-Moot.
Panel organized by ICC YAF and the Spanish Arbitration Club under 40 on confidentiality in commercial arbitrationJose Paez Romero
On March 14 we attended the presentation organized by the ICC YAF and the CEA-40 (Spanish Arbitration Club under 40) "Ten shots on confidentiality in commercial arbitration: interview with institution, counsel and client", in which the discussion on confidentiality revolved around the new rulesof the Court of International Arbitration of the ICC, on the preferences of [...]
Conference organized by the EU and International Law Section of the Madrid Bar on the relationship between EU Law and international arbitrationJose Paez Romero
The debate revolved around one of the most debated legal topics at European and international levels: the relationship between EU Law, as interpreted by the Court of Justice of the European Union jurisprudence, and international arbitration, as both commercial and investment dispute resolution method. Conference of EU and International Law Section of the Madrid Bar [...]
Madrid Court of Arbitration: Fifth International Conference for a Euro-Mediterranean Community of International ArbitrationJose Paez Romero
19 & 20/11/2018
We were at the Fifth International Conference for a Euro-Mediterranean Community of International Arbitration, hosted by the Madrid Court of Arbitration. By bringing together experts in international arbitration and investment, the conference aims at promoting a sustainable Euro-Mediterranean arbitration community as part of a broader agenda for securing investments. Access the news on the website of the Madrid [...]
Santiago Nebot and José Páez have confirmed their attendance, respectively, to the 6th Congress of the International Association of Soccer Lawyers and to the 7th edition of the International Sport Arbitration Seminar, organized, jointly, by the TAS and the Swiss Arbitration AssociationJose Paez Romero
Here you can read the programmes for the two congresses: - 6th Congress of the International Association of Soccer Lawyers; and - 7th edition of the International Sport Arbitration Seminar.
The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) dismisses the appeal filed by the Jamaican sprinter Nesta Carter Jose Paez Romero
CAS has dismissed the appeal by Nesta Carter against the decision issued on 25 January 2017 by the International Olympic Committee Disciplinary Panel in which he was found to have committed an antidoping rule violation during the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games. Read the press release.
Appeals before the CAS and the Swiss Federal Tribunal against the doping sanction imposed on Paolo GuerreroJose Paez Romero
With his sanction increased, Paolo Guerrero was prevented from playing at the FIFA World Cup in Russia. However, the action to set aside the award before the Swiss Federal Tribunal (SFT), and CAS’ and FIFA´s support, made the precautionary suspension of the sanction possible. Read CAS press release (in Spanish) Read FIFPro press release (in [...]
UK based Sport Resolution confirms the thematic arbitration panels for which José Páez is eligible as arbitrator or mediator Jose Paez Romero
On 30 April 2018, Sport Resolution confirmed the appointment of José Páez to its list of arbitrators and mediators and further informed him of the thematic arbitration panels for which José Páez is eligible as arbitrator or mediator, namely: • Athlete Selection & Eligibility • Commercial • Integrity & Discipline • Employment & Discrimination • [...]