Court of Arbitration for Sport http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/37313/all en Olympics: CAS to hear Murofushi appeal in April http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130304/olympics-cas-hear-murofushi-appeal-april <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) will hear Japanese athlete Koji Murofushi's appeal against his exclusion as a candidate for election to the IOC Athletes' Commission on April 11 and 12, the CAS said Monday.</p> <p>Taiwan's Chu Mu-yen, who has also appealed, is waiting on a decision in his case after his own hearing on January 21, at which the CAS heard from Taiwanese Olympic Committee and International Olympic Committee witnesses.</p> <p>The pair were excluded amid accusations they campaigned inappropriately during last year's London Games for positions on the Commission.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130304/olympics-cas-hear-murofushi-appeal-april" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Court of Arbitration for Sport Koji Murofushi AFP Mon, 04 Mar 2013 14:00:36 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5772796 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Fenerbahce lose appeal against ban http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130828/football-fenerbahce-lose-appeal-against-ban <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) on Wednesday dismissed an appeal filed by Fenerbahce of Turkey against a two-year ban from European club competitions for match-fixing violations.</p> <p>The sanction was ordered by European football's governing body UEFA in June, but the Istanbul club immediately launched an appeal with the Lausanne-based CAS in a bid to overturn it.</p> <p>Fenerbahce then successfully appealed for the ban to be suspended pending the hearing.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130828/football-fenerbahce-lose-appeal-against-ban" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Court of Arbitration for Sport FC Metalist Kharkiv Sports AFP Wed, 28 Aug 2013 12:49:37 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5919696 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: CAS braces for flurry of Financial Fair Play cases http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130830/football-cas-braces-flurry-financial-fair-play-cases <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The Court of Arbitration for Sport is bracing for a flurry of cases related to UEFA rules that aim to curb debt in Europe's football leagues by clamping down on big spending, its head said on Friday.</p> <p>"We've already had cases concerning clubs that had overdue payments or debts, who did not pay a debt on time," Matthieu Reeb, secretary general of the CAS, told reporters, citing Spanish side Malaga, plus Turkey's Bursaspor and Besiktas.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130830/football-cas-braces-flurry-financial-fair-play-cases" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Court of Arbitration for Sport Hospitality Law Olympics Politics Sports law AFP Fri, 30 Aug 2013 18:32:35 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5921649 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: CAS braces for flurry of Financial Fair Play cases http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130830/football-cas-braces-flurry-financial-fair-play-cases-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The Court of Arbitration for Sport is bracing for a flurry of cases related to UEFA rules that aim to curb debt in Europe's football leagues by clamping down on big spending, its head said on Friday.</p> <p>"We've already had cases concerning clubs that had overdue payments or debts, who did not pay a debt on time," Matthieu Reeb, secretary general of the CAS, told reporters, citing Spanish side Malaga, plus Turkey's Bursaspor and Besiktas.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div 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argument over trousers, was allowed to stand on Sunday.</p> <p>Canada and Slovenia had argued that the French team had made illegal alterations to the legs of the competitors' suits to improve their aerodynamic qualities.</p> <p>But the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) threw out the protest on Sunday.</p> <p>"The appeals are rejected," CAS secretary general Matthieu Reeb told AFP.</p> <p>dj/jw</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2014.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> Court of Arbitration for Sport AFP Sun, 23 Feb 2014 11:03:21 +0000 Agence France-Presse 6078515 at http://www.globalpost.com Highest tribunal in sports to set up office in Incheon during Asiad http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/yonhap-news-agency/140911/highest-tribunal-sports-set-office-incheon-during-asiad <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Yonhap News Agency </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>INCHEON, Sept. 11 (Yonhap) -- In an unprecedented move, the world's highest tribunal in sports will set up an office during the Asian Games in the South Korean city of Incheon to help quickly settle disputes arising from the continental competition, officials said Thursday.</p> <p>The organizing committee of the Asian Games said the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS), headquartered in Switzerland, will open a temporary court in Incheon during the Sept. 19-Oct. 4 competition.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://english.yonhapnews.co.kr" class="button wire yonhap"></a></p> <p>Copyright Yonhap 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