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Sports Law & Arbitration
Last Updated Date:   29 July 2022

4 Credits,  Semester 1

Course Description:
This course is about exploring various complex legal issues arising in the field of Sports Law. Sports Law is a very broad field, encompassing several areas of law unique to the sporting industry, as well as several traditional areas of law applied to the field of sport. This course will focus on the existing and evolving private and public international sports law systems, the national sports law of several jurisdictions (in particular Australia, USA, the UK and to a lesser extent, Singapore) and provide avenues of multi--jurisdictional comparative analysis. The social, political, commercial and economic influences on the development, content and structure of sports law globally will also be explored.

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Course Convenor: Visiting Senior Fellow Paul Czarnota

Co-teacher(s): NA

Module Codes: LL4328 / LL5328 / LL6328 / LLJ5328

Contact Hours: 9 sessions over 3 weeks: Three, 3hr weekly seminars

Workload: Intensive: Wk 4 to 6; Dates: 29 Aug - 16 Sep 2022 [Mon, Wed: 6.30 - 9.30pm; & Fri: 2.30 - 5.30pm]

Mode of Assessment: 6-Hr Take Home Exam (should not exceed 5000 words excluding footnotes) - 100% [Release: Wed, 19 Oct 2022 (3pm); Due: Wed, 19 Oct 2022 (9pm)]

Preclusions: LL4328V/LL5328V/LL6328V/LLJ5328V Sports Law & Arbitration

Prerequisites: NUS Compulsory Core Law Curriculum or common law equivalent.

Examination Date: Different Mode of Examination

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