On August 21-23, WISLaw members took part in a Swiss alpine retreat, constituting of three days of relaxation and adventure. Participants took part in hikes and yoga sessions led by Valérie Horyna. The event was organised by Andrea Sherpa-Zimmermann of Wild Yak Expeditions.
On 30 July 2020, WISLaw members in South America gathered virtually for informal discussion and networking.
On 17 June 2020, we held a webinar for those interested in pursuing a career in sports law, presented by successful sports lawyers in India, Aahna Mehrotra and Namrata Chatterjee.
On 11 June 2020, WISLaw members joined in for a webinar on succeeding in the sports law sector, specifically geared to members on the African continent. The webinar was led by Beverley Agbakoba and moderated by Khayran Noor.
On 4 June 2020, WISLaw members on the African continent gathered virtually for informal discussion and networking, led by Achta Mahamat Saleh.
On 28 May 2020, WISlaw members joined in for a webinar presented by Maite Nadal and Reyes Bellver, on the particularities of contracts as they relate to the transfer of football players.
On 26 May 2020, WISLaw members jointed a webinar presented by Kimberly Morris, FIFA Chief of HR & services, and moderated by Marisa Dominguez Rubio, FIFA Senior Group Leader at Players’ Status Department, on the impact of Covid-19 on the future of work.
On 14 May 2020, WISLaw members in Europe gathered virtually for informal discussion and networking, led by Catherine Pitre.
On 7 May 2020, a record number of WISLaw members from around the world joined in for a webinar covering practical considerations for sports lawyers, when taking part in a virtual hearing. The webinar was presented by Catherine Pitre, Janie Soublière and Andrea Sherpa-Zimmermann.
In the first event of its kind, WISLaw members in the Americas gathered virtually for informal discussion and networking, led by Lindsay Brandon.
On 12 March 2020, WISLaw members gathered for a breakfast meeting in Medellin, Colombia, organised by Melanie Schaerer.
On 6 March 2020, WISLaw members gathered at Penningtons Manches Cooper’s offices in London, UK, where Hazar El-Chamaa, Immigration Partner at the firm, shared her knowledge and expertise on the impact Brexit will have on the sport sector.