Coimbra – Sports Law

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Wouldn´t you like to spend a week learning about sports law while staying at one of the most renowned student-friendly cities in Europe? Then WELS Coimbra 2021 is the right choice for you 

If you want to learn more about the legal procedure behind the transfer of a football player, how human rights are ensured in the world of sports, how clubs, leagues, and sporting events adapted to the COVID-19 pandemic, and the legal consequences of doping you’ll be at the right place. Your every question and many others will be answered during this magical week by speakers and professionals from every field of sports. 

Coimbra has one of the oldest universities in the world, dating back to 1290, making the city a perfect balance between a very rich academic experience and a very amusing social exchange amongst young people that study in the city’s university.  

If you see yourself sharing this amazing week with us, we are happily waiting for your applications!  

Maximum participation fees
ELSA Member from a favoured country - 315€
ELSA Member from a non-favoured country - 350€
Alumni of ELSA – 380€
Members of a partner organisation – 400€
Non-member - 400€
Maximum extra fees
Gala-Ball - 50€
Two-way airport transfer - 30€
Coimbra, Portugal
Serenata Hostel, Coimbra
Number of participants
Date of arrival
Date of departure
Academic Partner
University of Coimbra
Academic Programme

The academic programme will comprised of lectures, roundtables and workshops.

The following topics will be covered by the lectures:

  • Sports Law Sources
  • Sports Law and European Law
  • Sports Labour Contracts
  • The Legal Consequences of Doping
  • Human Rights in Sports Law
  • Broadcasting Rights
  • UEFA and FIFA Regulations
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