Swiss Arbitration Decisions

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March 15, 2021

A typical employment-related dispute between a football player and a club was first decided by the FIFA Dispute Resolution Chamber (DRC) and, on appeal by both parties, by the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS). During the CAS consolidated proceedings, the Club’s representative reserved its rights with respect to the rejection of its requests for production of documents.

Case information

Docket number: 
4A_438/2020
Original language: 
German
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March 15, 2021

This is a relatively interesting case related to the calculation of time limits to file an appeal in accordance with the CAS Code and the consequences of the alleged non-compliance with such time limits.

 

Case information

Docket number: 
4A_626/2020
Original language: 
French
Published: 
39 ASA Bull 760 (2021)
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February 7, 2017

It deals with the recurrent issue of jurisdiction, yet this time not the jurisdiction of the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) but rather of the previous instance (in casu the FIFA Dispute Resolution Chamber, DRC).

Case information

Docket number: 
4A_492/2016
Original language: 
German
Published: 
35 ASA Bull 452 (2017)
Parties
Counsel
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Chairman: