• Leagues and Federations

The Brazilian sports system has a large number of managing entities for each modality, be they regional (federations) or national (confederations).

Although they have a legal structure following the associative model, sports leagues, federations and confederations have great appeal due to the important role they play in being the guardians of the sports they represent.

In order to leverage the competitions they organize, they must be equipped with the best management practices so that the sports results are achieved by the competitors.

The firm was responsible for legal advice in the creation and development of the First League, having provided legal advice in all its stages, including the organization of the two competitions held (2016 and 2017). The First League is the only soccer league in Brazil to bring together elite national football clubs.

Carlezzo Advogados is able to advise federations and confederations on the following matters:

  • Contract for the assignment and use of image rights, sponsorship, assignment of television rights for sports shows, naming rights for arenas and stadiums and licensing for the use of brands and symbols

  • Representation in procedures and complaints before national and international arbitration courts

  • Review of bylaws and corporate reorganization

  • Elaboration of regulations and internal rules of competitions

  • Advice on compliance with rules and obligations arising from sports laws

  • Legal advice in the organization of sporting events

  • Structuring of alloys

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