Andrew Smith has been quoted in the LawInSport article ‘What are the top sports law issues to watch in 2016?’. See here for the article in full.
‘Andrew Smith, editorial board member of LawInSport, quoted in the article ‘Key sports law cases and legal developments of 2015’. See here for the article in full.
Danny Friedman QC acted for the family of Gavin Williams in an inquest that held that the deceased was killed after being subjected to an unofficial punishment that was part of a system of punishments knowingly being operated within the two Royal Welsh regiment in 2006. The Coroner returned the following narrative verdict. ‘Gavin died […]
Congratulations to Daniel Squires and Guy Vassall-Adams who have been successful in their applications to be appointed one of Her Majesty’s Counsel. Dan specialises in public law and human rights. He represents claimants, public authorities and non-governmental organizations and has been involved in leading cases on national security, terrorism, prison law, social security benefits, discrimination […]
Andrew Smith explores how Sepp Blatter and Michel Platini may seek to challenge the decision of the FIFA Ethics Committee
Andrew Smith has written an article for LawInSport.com which explores what may happen next in the Blatter and Platini case, following the recent decision of the FIFA Ethics Committee to impose eight year bans and substantial fines. In particular, the article examines their rights of appeal and other actions they may choose to pursue following […]