ISLJ Annual International
Sports Law Conference

25-26 October 2018 in The Hague


We are looking forward to welcoming you at the second ISLJ Annual International Sports Law Conference on the 25-26 October 2018 in The Hague. This year’s edition will feature panels on the Court of Arbitration for Sport, the world anti-doping system, the FIFA transfer regulations, human rights and sports, the labour rights of athletes, and EU law and sport. We will also welcome the following distinguished keynote speakers:

  • Miguel Maduro, former Advocate General at the Court of Justice of the EU and former head of FIFA’s Governance Committee
  • Michael Beloff QC, English barrister known as one of the ‘Godfathers’ of sports law
  • Stephen Weatherill, Professor at Oxford University and a scholarly authority on EU law and sport
  • Richard McLaren, CAS arbitrator, sports law scholar and former head of the World Anti-Doping Agency’s (WADA) investigation into the Russian doping scandal

On this website you will find all the necessary information related to the conference. Do not forget to register as soon as possible if you want to secure a place on the international sports law pitch! Please note that we have a limited amount of seats available, which will be attributed on a ‘first come, first served’ basis.