Autonomy and Good Governance in Sports Associations in Light of the CAS Case Law
17 Pages Posted: 5 Mar 2015
Date Written: June 1, 2014
This paper presents the concepts of autonomy and good governance of sports associations as they have been discussed in cases brought before by the Court of Arbitration for Sport. It mostly tackles questions related to elections, to the adoption of new rules and policies, to expulsion/admission of member federations and to the selection of athletes for the Olympic Games.
Keywords: good governance, autonomy, sports associations, IOC, National Olympic Committees, CAS case law, sports federations
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