0362 Marshall vs PAOK 2004 Basketball SA



(BAT 0362/13)

by the


Mr. Quentin Byrne-Sutton

in the arbitration proceedings between

Mr. Rawle Marshall
– Claimant –

represented by Mr. Socrates Lambropoulos, attorney at law,

17 Pyrrou Str., 145 64 Athens, Greece


PAOK 2004 Basketball S.A.

11-13 Antoniou Tritsi Str., 55510 Pilea, Thessaloniki, Greece

– Respondent –

represented by its President, Mr. Bane Prelevic


Upon providing both parties with an opportunity to be heard, having ascertained his jurisdiction and considered the factual and legal arguments as well as the requests for relief submitted in this case, the Arbitrator decides as follows:

1. PAOK 2004 Basketball S.A. shall pay Mr. Rawle Marshall the following amount as compensation for unpaid bonuses:

 USD 10,000.00, plus interest at 5% per annum on such amount from 10

January 2013 onwards.
2. The costs of this arbitration until the present Award, which were determined by the President of the BAT to be in the amount of EUR 2,915.00 shall be borne by PAOK 2004 Basketball S.A. alone. Accordingly, PAOK 2004
Basketball S.A. shall pay to Mr. Rawle Marshall EUR 2,915.00. The balance of the Advance on Costs, in the amount of EUR 538.02, will be reimbursed to Mr. Rawle Marshall by the BAT.
3. PAOK 2004 Basketball S.A. shall pay Mr. Rawle Marshall an amount of EUR
2,500.00 as compensation for his legal fees and expenses.
4. Any arbitration costs associated with a Request for Reasons (see attached
Notice) shall be advanced and borne by the requesting party.
5. Any other or further-reaching requests for relief are dismissed.

Geneva, seat of the arbitration, 18 July 2013

Quentin Byrne-Sutton


Arbitral Award 2/3

(BAT 0362/13)

Notice about Request for Reasons

in accordance with Article 16.2 of the BAT Rules:

“By agreeing to submit their dispute to arbitration under these Rules, the Parties agree that, where the value of the dispute does not exceed EUR 30,000, the Arbitrator will issue an award without reasons. The Arbitrator shall deliver reasons only in the case where a party

a) files a request to that effect at any stage from when the Request for Arbitration is filed until no later than ten (10) days after the notification of the award without reasons; and

b) pays the respective advance on costs as determined and within the time limit

set by the BAT Secretariat.”

On 4 March 2013 the BAT Secretariat informed the Parties that the amount of the advance on costs to be paid for a reasoned award in this case is EUR 5,000. The time limit for payment thereof shall be set by the BAT Secretariat upon receipt of the Request for Reasons, if any.

Arbitral Award 3/3

(BAT 0362/13)