Asser Sports Law Lecture and Book Launch “Anti-doping in the wake of the Meldonium cases: How to balance scientific complexity and legal fairness”Published July 13, 2016
On 6 July 2016, the Asser International Sports Law Centre and T.M.C. Asser Press, hosted the combined Lecture and Book Launch entitled “Anti-doping in the wake of the Meldonium cases: How to balance scientific complexity and legal fairness”. The lecture was held by Dr Marjolaine Viret, an attorney admitted to the Geneva bar who specialises in sports and life sciences. Her interests focus on interdisciplinary approaches as a way of designing effective solutions in the field of anti-doping and other science-based domains. She also participates as a Swiss National Science Foundation post-doctoral researcher in the World Anti-Doping Code (WADC) Commentary Project at the University of Neuchâtel, under the direction of Prof. Antonio Rigozzi, with the goal of producing the first comprehensive legal commentary of the 2015 World Anti-Doping Code.