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Sports Law And The Competition Act – Mondaq News Alerts

To print this article, all you need is to be registered or login on Mondaq.com. Sports law is not just about representing athletes in their contract negotiations with teams, providing advice and legal services on marketing agreements for amateur or professional athletes or representing businesses engaged in the operation of sports facilities. Among other things, sports law also includes issues related to competition law. In Canada, the  Competition Act contains specific provisions dealing with sports.  Section 6(1) of the Act expressly states that the legislation does not apply to amateur sport, which is defined under  section 6(2) as a sport in which the …

 

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