Georgi Gradev, Mikhail Prokopets and Yury Zaytsev, Partners of SILA International Lawyers, and Darina Nikitina, Head of Sports and Labor Law Practice, participated in VII International Congress on Football Law on 17-18 November 2017 in Madrid, La Ciudad del Futbol de Las Rozas. There were discussed a lot of interesting football related legal issues, such […]
On 26 October 2017 the Court of Arbitration for Sport notified the Parties with the CAS Award in “Zinchenko case”. The CAS Panel has dismissed the Appeal, filed by FC Shakhtar Donetsk against FC Ufa, Oleksandr Zinchenko and FIFA. Ukranian club was not satisfied with the decision of the FIFA, according to which DRC has […]
Single judge to the FIFA Players Status Committee has allowed to FC Rubin Kazan a provisional registration of the Iranian football player Reza Shekari. The Player of Iranian U-21 Team has played for FC Zob Akhan last few years, and on 31 August 2017 the Player signed his contract with FC Rubin. However, the Iranian […]
SILA International Lawyers became the member of the Association of European Businesses https://www.aebrus.ru/en/. The AEB (established in 1995) is the main representation of foreign investors in Russia. It is an independent non-commercial organisation that represents and promotes the interests of European companies conducting business in and with the Russian Federation.
The player was not allowed to train with the first team for some time and was ultimately assigned to individual trainings during the mid-season break. The club had outstanding balance to the player for bonuses. The club disputed FIFA jurisdiction. FIFA retained jurisdiction and ordered the club to pay the player the outstanding balance as […]
The player signed two different contracts with the club, one of which purported to be for his image rights, but was actually a disguised employment contract. The club sacked the player due to a medical reason. The club disputed FIFA jurisdiction. FIFA retained jurisdiction and ordered the club to pay the player the outstanding balance […]
The Malta Football Players Association has hired SILA to act on behalf of the player, Abdul Razak Mendy. The player was hired by the club as a professional. The club did not pay the player’s salary for several months and did not provide him with a work permit. The club disputed FIFA jurisdiction. FIFA retained […]