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2012

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Ordinamento Sportivo E Risarcimento Del Danno: Di Giurisdizioni Azzoppate, Monstra Logici Ed Altre Amenità Dottrinali, Valerio Cosimo Romano Jan 2012

Ordinamento Sportivo E Risarcimento Del Danno: Di Giurisdizioni Azzoppate, Monstra Logici Ed Altre Amenità Dottrinali, Valerio Cosimo Romano

Valerio Cosimo Romano

No abstract provided.


European Sports Market: Theory & Case Law (In Greek Language), Marios Papaloukas Jan 2012

European Sports Market: Theory & Case Law (In Greek Language), Marios Papaloukas

Marios Papaloukas

This book contains all case law as well as a theoretical approach to all major issues related to the sports market. More specifically it covers issues such as the emerging independent sports legal order, the principle of exemption of sports formulated by the CJEU, sports betting, as well as sports broadcasting rights. These matters are examined from the point of view of internal market regulation and EU competition law.


Political Considerations In The Sports Establishment, Marios Papaloukas Jan 2012

Political Considerations In The Sports Establishment, Marios Papaloukas

Marios Papaloukas

There is a sui generis situation that needs to be further examined. Independent countries are not recognised as countries by Sports authorities while non-independent entities are. The sports establishment and the Olympic Movement are supposed to be politically independent. In the IOC’s view, its members do not represent their countries but rather the Olympic Movement within their countries. This is how their political independence from their respective governments is explained. One question remains unanswered though. Is it political considerations or a complete disregard for them, that has led sports authorities to take these decisions? The situation is further complicated since …


Online Sport Betting Developments And Athletic Activity Funding, Marios Papaloukas Jan 2012

Online Sport Betting Developments And Athletic Activity Funding, Marios Papaloukas

Marios Papaloukas

On the 24th of March 2011 the European Commission issued the so called Green Paper on online gambling in the Internal Market. The European Commission’s purpose is to tackle the problems resulting from the rapid development of on-line gambling in the EU. As long as sport betting services providers were operating at a national level, member states could easily regulate the matter providing also funding of athletic activities. This was done by implementing either a system of licensed operators or a strictly controlled monopoly (state owned or otherwise). These two regulatory models co-existed within the internal market, up until the …


Sports Betting Monopolies Reaching A Critical Point, Marios Papaloukas Jan 2012

Sports Betting Monopolies Reaching A Critical Point, Marios Papaloukas

Marios Papaloukas

Every Member State in Europe has a wide discretionary power to choose which specific restrictive measures will be taken to achieve the purpose of containing the consumer’s natural propensity to gambling and suppress the incitement to squander money on gambling. To this date Member States have not selected the same degree of protection nor the same measures. The selected measures range from introducing a licensing system for gambling service providers to even imposing private monopolies. ECJ’s decision in the famous Markus Stoss case answered what was supposed to be the last of many questions on betting monopolies and oligopolies. However …