Sports Case Examples
Here you can see various case examples about Sports that Samuel Okoronkwo has been involved in.
- Akaminko & Eskisehir Football Club
Advice and representation in a multi-million pound renegotiation and renewal of an international footballer’s employment contract plus additional sponsorship and image rights contracts.
- Allan Hewitt -v- British Parachute Association
Advice and representation in challenging the refusal by the British Parachute Association to the renewal of an instructor’s license in sports arbitration proceedings with Sports Resolutions.
- CSM -v- Opare
Advice and representation in a claim valued in excess of £1million by a sports management company against an international professional footballer for breach of contract and loss of earnings. This case involves proceedings in the courts and separate proceedings in sports arbitration under the FA rule K.
- Kanu -v- Portsmouth Football Club
Advice and representation in a claim brought by an international footballer for breach of contract against a football club. This case also concerned issues of insolvency, football creditors rule and player image rights.
- Portsmouth Football Club – In Administration
Sat on Creditors Committee of the insolvency of a football club to assist with the restructuring of the club and its exit from insolvency and representing the interest of a broad range of the clubs creditors
Samuel Okoronkwo has extensive expertise in the following areas of law.