Duty of care in sport: time for a sports ombudsman?

Anderson, Jack and Partington, Neil (2018) Duty of care in sport: time for a sports ombudsman? International Sports Law Review (1). pp. 3-10. ISSN 1467-6680

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Abstract

Discusses the proposal, made in the report "The Duty of Care in Sport" published by the Department of Digital, Media, Culture and Sport in April 2017, for a Sports Ombudsman to be established with powers to hold national sports governing bodies to account for the duty of care they provide to sportspersons and others associated with sport. Examines four possible models for the operation of this Ombudsman, and suggests aspects of its mandate.

Item Type: Article
Keywords: Duty of care in sport report; UK Sports Ombudsman; Sports governing bodies
Schools and Departments: School of Law, Politics and Sociology > Law
Depositing User: Neil Partington
Date Deposited: 11 Dec 2017 16:21
Last Modified: 14 Mar 2018 14:08
URI: http://sro.sussex.ac.uk/id/eprint/71965

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