Sports Law

Legal Twelve deals with issues related to the world of sport, both at professional and amateur level.

The firm has gained particular experience in the field of basketball.

Legal Twelve provides assistance in litigation, having gained experience in counselling and defence in proceedings before the bodies of sports justice, including the Federal Prosecutor’s Office, and in sports arbitration.

In particular, the firm assists companies and athletes in:

  •  negotiation and drafting of sponsorship contracts;
  •  negotiation and drafting of promotion contracts, including agency, procurement and mandate contracts;
  •  negotiation and drafting of contracts relating to image rights;
  •  negotiation and drafting of contracts relating to television or media rights in general;
  •  matters relating to transfers of athletes;
  •  issues related to memberships and releases;
  •  relations with Federal bodies and professional leagues;
  •  disputes with athletes and executives;
  •  appeals against measures relating to tenders;
  •  disciplinary proceedings.