Competition law in the sports industry: the European Super League case

Michieletto, Pietro (A.A. 2021/2022) Competition law in the sports industry: the European Super League case. Tesi di Laurea in Law and economics (corporate and business law: antitrust and regulation), Luiss Guido Carli, relatore Gianluca Faella, pp. 63. [Bachelor's Degree Thesis]

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European Union: the right to competition. Competition and monopoly: definition and differences between the two types of markets. Competition law: a historical background. Competition law: EU antitrust policy and abuse of dominance. EU law and competition in the sports and football industries. The status quo in the football industry. The pyramidal structure of the football industry. Main sources of revenue and the failure of the financial fair play. Sporting merit and financial stability: does football need to change? The European Super League. The birth of the European Super League. The football stakeholders’ reactions: the project runs aground. The dispute with UEFA: the appeal to the Madrid Court and the preliminary reference to the EU Court of justice. The ESL hearing before the EU Court of justice and similar cases. Similar cases in other sports: the basketball Euro League and the ISU case. The ESL Court hearing: the parties involved prove their points. The potential outcome and consequences of the dispute between UEFA and the clubs.


Bibliografia: pp. 59-63.

Thesis Type: Bachelor's Degree Thesis
Institution: Luiss Guido Carli
Degree Program: Bachelor's Degree Programs > Bachelor's Degree Program in Economics and Business, English language (L-33)
Chair: Law and economics (corporate and business law: antitrust and regulation)
Thesis Supervisor: Faella, Gianluca
Academic Year: 2021/2022
Session: Autumn
Deposited by: Alessandro Perfetti
Date Deposited: 27 Jan 2023 15:57
Last Modified: 27 Jan 2023 15:57


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