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Guidelines for professional and federated sportsmen and women determined by ORDER SND/388/2020

4/05/2020

Order SND/388/2020, of 3 May, setting out the conditions for the practice of sport by professional and licenced athletes (published in the Spanish Official Journal (BOE): available Here)

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FIFA guidelines for dealing with the legal consequences of the COVID-19 in the world of football

8/04/2020

FIFA has issued a document approved by its General Council, containing the proposals of the working group, which included footballers, leagues, national associations and confederations, to deal with the legal consequences of the COVID-19, including those relating to player contracts and transfers. Read the document

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The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) annuls the suspension of track and field athlete Jarrion Lawson

9/03/2020

Considers it more than likely that the origin of the banned substance for which he tested positive was contaminated beef consumed in a restaurant. Read the resolution.

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Spanish 2nd Division football club Real Zaragoza, a former club president and an exmanager convicted of tax fraud in relation to the termination of football player Peter Luccin’s contract

2/03/2020

As a result of the settlement agreed with the Public Prosecutor's Office and the State Attorney's Office Real Zaragoza will be ineligible for public financial support during the next 9 months. Read the news (in spanish).

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The Supreme Court confirms Spanish Secretariat for Sports (CSD) jurisdiction to hear appeals against professional leagues and upholds CSD’s decision on Ourense’s participation in ACB

23/02/2020

Read the news (in spanish). Read the sentence (in spanish).

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LaLiga set to put forward to clubs changes to the rule allowing a new signing to replace a player sidelined by a long-term injury

21/02/2020

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Amendments to the Regulations on the Status and Transfer of Players

13/02/2020

They include extending the application of the solidarity mechanism to cases of national transfers with an international dimension, two new exceptions to the general ban on international transfers of minors, optimising the process of provisional registration of players and the ban on "bridging transfers". Read the news.

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The UCI updates and clarifies its regulations on transgender athlete participation

11/02/2020

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Reform proposals concerning football agents’ regulations

22/01/2020

FIFA intends to set up an intermediaries specific dispute resolution body; and stresses the importance of disclosing and making available to the public intermediaries fees related to players’ transfers. Read the news.    

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WADA introduces mandatory requirements for laboratories to report blood analyzer type and two additional blood variables (i.e., platelets and white blood cells) into the Anti-Doping Administration and Management System (ADAMS)

31/5/2018

This new document (TD2018BAR) substitutes TD2017BAR. Read the press release.  

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