The Post-Graduate Course in Sports Law aims to provide specialised knowledge in the relationship between Law and Sports, allowing participants to gain further knowledge about the norms regulating sports activities.

Introduction to Sports Law

2h The system of rules in Sport
2h History of Portuguese Sports Law
2h Os direitos humanos e o desporto
2h Sports Framework Laws
2h Desporto e Constituição da República Portuguesa

2nd Module

Europe and Sport

Semester Europe and Sport
2h Television broadcasting rights and Competition Law

3rd Module

Sports Agents

6h Labour relations in sports (athletes)
2h Labour relations in sports (managers and referees)
2h Contrato de formação desportiva
2h Os intermediários

4th Module

Sports Organisations

4h Sports clubs and companies
2h Sociedades desportivas
2h A responsabilidade dos administradores das sociedades desportivas
2h Sociedades desportivas: aspetos críticos
4h Sports federations: legal regime
2h As ligas profissionais e as relações com as federações desportivas
2h The International Olympic Committee
2h International sports federations
2h Procedimentos Disciplinares nas Federações Desportivas Internacionais

5.º Módulo

Tax and social Security in Sports

2h Taxation of income from practicing a sport
2h VAT in sports
1h30 Tax regime for sports companies
1h O regime de segurança social dos praticantes desportivos

6th Module

Liabilities in Sports

6h Civil liability in sports
2h O seguro desportivo
2h Principles of disciplinary liability in sports
2h As infracções disciplinares no âmbito da dopagem
1h A responsabilidade penal do desporto
1h A prática desportiva e o Direito Penal
2h Behaviour harmful to truthfulness, loyalty and fair play in competition and its outcome on sports activities
2h Crimes set out in sports anti-doping laws
2h Crimes set out in the legal regime against violence, racism, xenophobia and intolerance in sporting event

7th Module

Resolution of Disputes in Sports

2h Justice in sports: evolution
2h Composition and internal organisation of the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS)
6h A arbitragem necessária
2h Voluntary arbitration
2h O processo arbitral
2h A arbitragem necessária: a jurisprudência
2h O Tribunal Arbitral do Desporto de Lausana
2h A DCR da FIFA

8th Module

Specifics in Sports Law

2h A publicidade no desporto
2h International negotiation and player transfers
2h Match fixing and online sports betting
2h New approaches to fighting doping in sports
2h Prevenção e combate à violência no desporto
2h Aspetos jurídicos dos e-sports
2h Uma nova lei do desporto para Espanha: o público e o privado
2h A ECA
2h A EUROLEAGUE Basketball


Executive Education

Diana Matos
Liliana Alves Caldeira
Phone: (+351) 21 721 41 79