Sport plays a large part in modern Australian society and culture. As professionalism has developed, those involved with sport, be they players, managers, administrators or supporters, are increasingly looking to the law to protect their rights and resolve their problems. This textbook examines all the various principles of law, including tort and criminal liability, taxation, contract, intellectual property and industrial relations and the role they play in the world of Australian sport.

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ISBN-13: 9780195518528
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date: 12/01/2013
Pages: 592
Product dimensions: 6.60(w) x 9.60(h) x 1.30(d)

About the Author

David Thorpe, Lecturer, University of Technology Sydney,Antonio Buti, Professor, University of Western Australia,Chris Davies, Associate Professor, James Cook University,Saul Fridman, Associate Professor, Curtin University, Jonson f Paul, Associate Professor, University of Technology Sydney

David Thorpe is a Lecturer in the Faculty of Law at the University of Technology, Sydney.

Antonio Buti is a Senior Lecturer in the School of Law, University of Western Australia.

Chris Davies is an Associate Professor, School of Law, James Cook University.

Saul Fridman is an Associate Professor at the School of Law, Curtin University.

Paul Jonson is the Director of the Academic Programme, Sport Knowledge Australia and Associate Professor, School of Leisure, Sports and Tourism, University of Technology, Sydney.

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