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Gonçalves, Arruda, Brasil e Serra - Sociedade de Advogados  
Sports Law
Sports Law has increasingly become an autonomous branch of the Law, enjoying certain constitutional prerogatives in light of the specific characteristics that sports activities have shown in the last few decades, generating substantial proceeds.
  • Legal consulting services for clubs, companies and athletes, in particular in the corporate, labor, tax, litigation, and arbitration fields.
  • Follow-up on proceedings in the Sports Courts at all instances, from disciplinary committees to the Superior Sports Court, preparing defenses and appeals, as well as handling the oral defense of the underlying legal reasoning.
  • Legal assistance for foreign companies/clubs that might wish to enter the Brazilian market, as well as for domestic companies/clubs and athletes with regard to international or other transfers of athletes.
  • Drafting of contracts to implement a variety of transactions, as well as representation of sports entities at federations and other bodies linked to sports.
  • Assistance to companies/clubs and/or athletes interested in sports licensing, for use of their trademark and image. Drafting of the contractual instruments necessary, plus drafting of sports sponsorship contracts, and registration thereof.

Brasília : 55 61 3322 8819 São Paulo : 55 11 3085 8988