2 Contemporary Issues in Sports Law and Practice 2012 Confirmed Speakers Include:A half day conference to explore key topics in this rapidly changing arenaAnna-Marie Blakely Peter Charlish Phil Gibbs Hazel Hartley Stephen MarsdenJason Smith Organisations Arsenal Football Club, Sheffield Hallam University, KHC Garden Square Chambers, Leeds Metropolitan University, Sports Marketing and Management Limited, Brabners Chaffe Street SolicitorsHugh Aston, lecture theatre 3.05 De Montfort University LeicesterFriday November 2nd pm – 4.30pmLeicester De Montfort Law School is Host University and Academic Partner to the British Association for Sport and the Law
3 Programme 1pm Registration and Coffee 1.30pm Chair’s Welcome Plenary Session OneAnna-Marie Blakeley In House Counsel Arsenal Football ClubFrom Spurs to Arsenal: The Travels of an In House LawyerPeter CharlishPrincipal Lecturer in Sports Law Sheffield Hallam UniversityThe Biological Passport In DopingHazel Hartley Principal Lecturer in Sport, Law and Ethics Leeds Metropolitan University‘Cage Fighting’: Lawful Recognised Sport or Unregulated Brawling?Refreshment / BreakpmPlenary Session TwoPhil Gibbs Barrister KHC Garden Square ChambersProsecuting Sports Disciplinary CasesStephen Marsden CEO Sports Marketing and Management Limited (SMAM)Designing and Delivering an Effective Sports Rights ProgrammeJason Smith Partner Brabners Chaffe Street SolicitorsThe Increasing Use of Social Media in Sport – Legal IssuesChairman’s Closing RemarksConference Chair Andy Gray, Head of Leicester De Montfort Law School Sports Law Unit, Director of Regulatory and Legal Affairs, British Swimming ASA .
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