Keynote Address | Professor Stephen Weatherill, University of Oxford: “Keeping the judges out! Three strategies for defending ‘sporting autonomy’”. 10 April 2014

european-sports-lawT.M.C. Asser Instituut and the T.M.C. Asser Press cordially invite you to a keynote address and Q&A session with Professor Stephen Weatherill, Jacques Delors Professor of European Law, Somerville College, University of Oxford.

This event celebrates the publication of “European Sports Law: Collected Papers, second edition” containing the collected works of Stephen Weatherill on the interaction between EU law and sport. His scholarship has informed a generation of sports professionals, lawyers, and academics and continues to shape the treatment of sport in the EU legal order.

5.30 pm Introductory remarks by Professor Ben Van Rompuy (Asser International Sports Law Centre)
5.45 pm Keynote address
6.30 pm Q&A session
7.15 pm Reception

Venue: T. M. C. Asser Instituut, R.J. Schimmelpennincklaan 20-22, The Hague
Time: 5.30 pm
Fee: The book launch is public and free of charge
Registration: Registration is mandatory, however seats are available on a first-come-first-served basis. Please register here.

European Sports Law: Collected Papers, Second Edition contains the collected works (1989-2012) of Stephen Weatherill, Jacques Delors Professor of European Community Law, Somerville College, University of Oxford, United Kingdom, with an extensive introduction on the background and rationale for the selected papers.

The book appears in the ASSER International Sports Law Series, under the
editorship of Dr. David McArdle, Prof. Ben Van Rompuy and Marco van der
Harst LL.M.

ISBN 978-90-6704-938-2, XIV+573 pp., hardcover, € 169.95
Order this book at
and use token AsserPress2014 to get a 20% discount!

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