CRESTA webinar on the impact of COVID-19 on basketball contracts and arbitration with the BAT

Timing: Tuesday May 5, 2020 between 2.00 and 3.30 PM CET Speakers: ✅ Benjamin Schindler – Legal Affairs Manager at FIBA ✅ Heiner Kahlert – Partner at Martens Rechtsanwälte, the

CRESTA’s managing partner Sébastien Ledure on Belgian measures affecting football contracts during the AIAF webinar on COVID-19

CRESTA‘s managing partner Sébastien Ledure covering the Belgian measures affecting football players’ and coaches’ contracts during the AIAF – Association Internationale des Avocats du Football webinar on COVID-19.

Sport Law and Policy Centre’s survey on the impact of the coronavirus on football worldwide

The Sport Law and Policy Centre published its survey on the impact of the coronovirus on football worldwide. CRESTA‘s managing partner Sébastien Ledure contributed the Belgian chapter. Read it here.

BAT’s COVID-19 guidelines

On April 20, 2020, the BAT issued its COVID 19 guidelines. This unprecedented initiative since the creation of the BAT aims to provide greater legal certainty to the basketball community

FIFA solidarity contribution Foket

Cresta successfully collected FIFA solidarity contribution following the international transfer of Thomas Foket from Belgian club KAA Gent to French club Stade Reims. Per article 21 of the FIFA Regulations

CRESTA recommended as leading sports law firm by The Legal 500

CRESTA continues to be recommended as leading sports law firm by The Legal 500 (Legalease). We are grateful for the trust and appreciation from our clients all over the world.

Cresta’s partner Wouter Janssens interviewed in Het Laatste Nieuws on agent fees in Belgian pro football

Cresta’s partner Wouter Janssens interviewed in Het Laatste Nieuws this weekend on agent fees in Belgian pro football. Read it here.

Analysis of payments to agents by Belgian clubs

The Royal Belgian Football Association published its annual report on payments made to agents by Belgian clubs. CRESTA provides an in-depth analysis of the numbers for the 5 past years, since

Successfully represented Jamel McLean

Client: Jamel McLean, US player Opponent: Olympiacos, Greek EuroLeague club Dispute: overdue payables BAT: proceedings avoided via amicable settlement

Bram Van Den Dries calling upon Cresta

Belgian national team volleyball player Bram Van Den Dries (Umbria, Segrate, AZS Olsztyn, Rennes, KB Stars…) is calling upon boutique sports law firm CRESTA in financial matters.