Sports Law

Course: Sports Law
Year:

2

Semester:

2º Semestre

Curricular Unit:

Soc., Est. Cult. e Ges. das Act. Físicas e do Des.

ECTS:

6.0

Regent:

José Manuel Martins Meirim da Silva

Objectives:

It is intended that the students obtain a closer knowledge of the connections established between Law and Sport, being able to dominate the existence of a normative public framework in the field of the sport activity that models it in its multiple aspects.

Contents:

Sports and the different sources of legal norms. The right to sport as a fundamental right. The right to sport in an international reading. Public intervention in sport. The Basic Law of Physical Activity and Sport. The sports agents. Public sports organizations. Private sports organizations. The resolution of sports disputes.

Evaluation:

Final exam. The final exam grade can be valued if the student delivers – it is an option – a brief written practical assignment on the day of the final exam, from a list of subjects to be made available by the teacher. The final grade of the exam will be between 0 and 2 values.

Bibliography:

A Portuguese bibliography of Sports Law, the relevant legislation and other texts of interest are available on the platform.


AA. VV. Congresso de Direito do Desporto. Memórias. Estoril – Outubro de 2004, Coordenação de Ricardo Costa e Nuno Barbosa, Coimbra, Almedina, 2005.
II Congresso de Direito do Desporto. Memórias. Porto – Outubro de 2006, Coordenação de Ricardo Costa e Nuno Barbosa, Coimbra, Almedina, 2007.
ALEXANDRINO, JOSÉ MELO. “Direitos, liberdades e garantias na relação desportiva”, O Discurso dos Direitos, Coimbra, Coimbra Editora, 2011, pp. 315-355.
GONÇALVES, PEDRO. “A «soberania limitada» das federações desportivas. Anotação.” Cadernos de Justiça Administrativa, n.º 59, Setembro/Outubro, 2006, pp. 41-61.
MEIRIM, JOSÉ MANUEL. “Desporto e Direito ou Direito do Desporto?”, Estudos em Homenagem a Cunha Rodrigues, Coimbra, Coimbra Editora, 2001,Volume 2, pp. 367-409.
Lei de Bases da Actividade Física e do Desporto, Estudo, Notas e Comentários. Coimbra, Coimbra Editora, 2007.

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