BASKETBALL ARBITRAL TRIBUNAL (BAT)
Mr. Ulrich Haas
in the arbitration proceedings between
Ms. Ilona Korstin,
represented by Mr. Josep Martin Ruiz, 58 Boulevard Aristide Briand, 66100 Perpignan, France
Beşiktaş Jimnastik Kulübü Dernegi, Süleyman Seba Caddesi, No. 48 BJK Plaza 34357 Beşiktaş, Istanbul, Turkey
represented by Ms. Başak Akbaş, attorney-at-law, Istanbul, Turkey
1. The Parties
1.1 The Claimant
1. The Claimant, Ms. Ilona Korstin, is a professional Russian-French basketball player (hereinafter referred to as “Player” or “Claimant”).
Beşiktaş Jimnastik Kulübü Dernegi (hereinafter referred to as “Club” or “Respondent”) is a professional basketball club located in Istanbul, Turkey. The Club is represented by its president, Mr. Yildirim Demirören, and its general manager, Mr. Levent Gifter.
2. The Arbitrator
3. On 24 May 2012, Prof. Richard H. McLaren, the President of the Basketball Arbitral Tribunal (the “BAT”) appointed Prof. Dr. Ulrich Haas as arbitrator (the “Arbitrator”) pursuant to Article 8.1 of the Rules of the Basketball Arbitral Tribunal (the “BAT Rules”).… Read More