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Sport Law for non-specialists

Introduction to Sport LawA comprehensive text on legal issues in sport, Introduction to Sport Law delivers the information that both sport management professionals and students require in order to navigate liability issues, protect the legal rights of their employees and athletes and manage legal risk in their professions.

The book presents legal issues in sport by using a topical approach that is easily understood even by readers with little or no legal background.

Using straightforward, jargon-free explanations, Introduction to Sport Law guides readers through the major legal areas specific to the sport setting, including the legal system, tort law, risk management, contract law, agency law, employment law, constitutional law, gender equity, intellectual property and antitrust law.

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