CAS upholds the two-year period of ineligibility imposed on Roman Eremenko

The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) has issued its decision in the arbitration procedure between the Finnish footballer Roman Eremenko and the Union of European Football Associations (UEFA). The two-year suspension imposed on the player by the UEFA Appeals Body (UEFA AB) on 2 March 2017 is confirmed. Furthermore, the CAS Panel has fixed the start date of the suspension at 6 October 2016, … Continue reading CAS upholds the two-year period of ineligibility imposed on Roman Eremenko

Delhi High Court Issues Notice to Sreesanth in IPL Spot-Fixing Case

The Delhi High Court issued notice to suspended cricketer Sreesanth and 35 others on a police plea challenging the trial court order to drop charges against them in the 2013 Indian Premier League spot-fixing case. The trial court on July 25 discharged cricketers Sreesanth, Ajit Chandila and Ankeet Chavan, and 33 others. Justice Siddharth Mridul sought their response on the plea of police by December … Continue reading Delhi High Court Issues Notice to Sreesanth in IPL Spot-Fixing Case

Court of Arbitration for Sports : Mediation Rules

CAS mediation is a non binding and informal procedure, based on an agreement to mediate in which each party undertakes to attempt in good faith to negotiate with the other party with a view to settling a sports-related dispute. The parties are assisted in their negotiations by a CAS mediator.    In principle, CAS mediation is provided for the resolution of disputes submitted to the … Continue reading Court of Arbitration for Sports : Mediation Rules

The International Council of Arbitration for Sport (ICAS) : Mission, Composition & Attribution

The purpose of ICAS is to facilitate the resolution of sports-related disputes through arbitration or mediation and to safeguard the independence of CAS (Court of Arbitration of Sports) and the rights of the parties. It is alos responsible for the administration and financing of CAS. The seat of both ICAS  is in Lausanne, Switzerland. Composition ICAS is composed of twenty members, experienced jurists appointed in the … Continue reading The International Council of Arbitration for Sport (ICAS) : Mission, Composition & Attribution