Monthly Archives: January 2013

0213 Mr Player vs Club

ARBITRAL AWARD

(BAT 0213/11)

by the

BASKETBALL ARBITRAL TRIBUNAL (BAT)

Mr. Quentin Byrne-Sutton

in the arbitration proceedings between

Mr. Player,

– Claimant –

vs.

Club,

– Respondent –

1. The Parties

1.1 The Claimant

1. Mr. Player (hereinafter referred to as “the Player” or “the Claimant”) is a professional basketball player.

1.2 The Respondent

2. The Club (hereinafter also referred to as “the Club” or “the Respondent”) is a professional basketball club.

2. The Arbitrator

3. On 26 October 2011, Prof. Richard H. McLaren, the President of the Basketball Arbitral Tribunal (the “BAT”) appointed Mr. Quentin Byrne-Sutton as arbitrator (hereinafter the “Arbitrator”) pursuant to Article 8.1 of the Rules of the Basketball Arbitral Tribunal (hereinafter the “BAT Rules”). Neither of the Parties has raised any objections to the appointment of the Arbitrator or to his declaration of independence.

3. Facts and Proceedings

3.1 Summary of the Dispute

3.1.1 Background Facts

4. The Player was born on [date of birth] and was aged [age] at the time the dispute arose between him and the Club after his employment in October 2010.… Read More

0253 Interperformances vs. Samardziski

ARBITRAL AWARD

(BAT 0253/12)

by the

BASKETBALL ARBITRAL TRIBUNAL (BAT)

Mr. Raj Parker

in the arbitration proceedings between

Interperformances, Inc.,

Via degli Aceri 14, 47892 Gualdicciolo, Republic of San Marino

represented by Mr. John B. Kern, JBK International Consulting LLC, Via degli Aceri 14, 47892 Gualdicciolo, Republic of San Marino

-Claimant

vs.

Mr. Predrag Samardziski,

represented by Mr. Miodrag Raznatovic, Strahinjića Bana 18, Belgrade Serbia

-Respondent

1. The Parties

1.1 The Claimant

1. Interperformances, Inc. (hereinafter the “Claimant”), is a basketball agency with offices in Chicago, Illinois, and Gualdicciolo in the Republic of San Marino.

The Respondent
Mr. Predrag Samardziski (hereinafter the “Respondent”), is a professional basketball player from the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, who began the 2010-2011 basketball season playing for Olin Genclik Kulubu (which changed its name to Olin Edirne during that season) (hereinafter “Olin”).
2. The Arbitrator

3. On 21 February 2012, the President of the Basketball Arbitral Tribunal (the “BAT”) Prof. Richard H. McLaren appointed Mr.… Read More

0385 Liatsos, Antoniou vs. BC AEL Limassol

ARBITRAL AWARD

(BAT 0385/13)

by the

BASKETBALL ARBITRAL TRIBUNAL (BAT)

Mr. Raj Parker

in the arbitration proceedings between

Mr. Alexandros Liatsos

– Claimant 1 –

Mr. Athos Antoniou

– Claimant 2 –

both represented by Mr. Polyvios Panayides, attorney at law, Chrysses Demetriades & Co, LLC, 13 Karaiskakis Street, Office 228, 2nd floor, 3032 Limassol, Cyprus
vs.

BC AEL Limassol

Georgiou Thirotou 1, 3012 Limassol, Cyprus

– Respondent –

1. The Parties

1.1 The Claimants

1. Mr. Alexandros Liatsos (hereinafter “Claimant 1”) is a professional basketball player from Cyprus.
2. Mr. Athos Antoniou (hereinafter “Claimant 2” and together with Claimant 1, “the
Claimants”) is a professional basketball players’ agent from Cyprus.
3. In these proceedings, both of the Claimants are represented by Mr. Polyvios Panayides of Chrysses Demetriades & Co, LLC, 13 Karaiskakis Street, Office 228, 2nd floor, 3032
Limassol, Cyprus.

1.2 The Respondent

4. BC AEL Limassol (hereinafter the “Respondent”) is a professional basketball club in
Cyprus.
5. The Respondent is not represented by legal counsel in these proceedings.… Read More

0329 Green v BC Krasnye Krylia Samara

ARBITRAL AWARD

(BAT 0329/12)

by the

BASKETBALL ARBITRAL TRIBUNAL (BAT)

Mr. Quentin Byrne-Sutton

in the arbitration proceedings between

Mr. Gerald Green, Jr. -Claimant

represented by Mr. Sébastien Ledure, Boulevard du Régent 37-40, 1000 Brussels, Belgium

vs.

BC Krasnye Krylia Samara, Sovetskoy Armii Str. 253a-340, Samara 443011, Russia

-Respondent

1. The Parties

1.1 The Claimant

1. Mr. Gerald Green, Jr. is an American professional basketball player (hereinafter referred to as “the Player” or “the Claimant”).

  1. The Respondent
  2. BC Krasnye Krylia Samara is a Russian professional basketball club (hereinafter also referred to as “the Club” or “the Respondent”).

2. The Arbitrator

3. On 19 October 2012, Prof. Richard H. McLaren, the President of the Basketball Arbitral Tribunal (the “BAT”), appointed Mr. Quentin Byrne-Sutton as arbitrator (hereinafter the “Arbitrator”) pursuant to Article 8.1 of the Rules of the Basketball Arbitral Tribunal (hereinafter the “BAT Rules”). Neither of the parties has raised any objections to the appointment of the Arbitrator or to his declaration of independence.

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