REPLAY – Webinar on the impact of COVID-19 on basketball contracts and arbitration with the BAT

Watch the full recording of Cresta’s webinar of May 5, 2020 on the impact of COVID-19 on basketball contracts and arbitration with the BAT, that gathered +200 participants from +50 countries: Speakers:

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

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

Successfully represented Jamel McLean

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

Cresta successfully represented Blake Schilb in BAT proceedings

Cresta successfully represented Blake Schilb in BAT proceedings   Client: Blake Schilb, Czech-American basketball player Opponent: Galatasaray Odeabank, Turkish basketball club Dispute: overdue payables BAT: claim 100% granted

FIBA BAT issued an update of its procedural rule

The FIBA BAT has issued an update of its procedural rules, which will apply to cases filed as from December 1, 2019. Herewith 5 takeaways by CRESTA: 1. Advance on

Successfully represented Oktay Mahmuti

Cresta successfully represented Oktay Mahmuti in BAT proceedings Client: Oktay Mahmuti, Turkish-Macedonian basketball coach Opponent: Galatasaray Odeabank Dispute: overdue payables and termination indemnity BAT: claim 100% granted

Successfully represented Ramunas Butautas

Cresta successfully represented Ramunas Butautas in BAT proceedings Client: Ramunas Butautas, Lithuanian basketball coach Opponent: Lebanese Basketball Federation Dispute: overdue payables and termination indemnity BAT: claim 100% granted

Assisting French national team basketball player Sandrine Gruda

French national team basketball player Sandrine Gruda (Ekaterinburg, Fenerbahçe, Lyon ASVEL, Los Angeles Sparks…) is calling upon boutique sports law firm CRESTA in financial matters.

BAT User Conference | The motivation of awards

On March 8, 2019, the first ever User Conference of the Basketball Arbitral Tribunal (“BAT”) was hosted in Munich (Germany). Wouter Janssens, founding partner at international boutique sports law firm CRESTA, participated