• Reflections on Anti-Corruption Legislation Enforcement in the Sporting Events Arena: A Legal Analysis on Contemporary Match-Fixing Matters
  • August 27, 2013 | Author: Gönenç Gürkaynak
  • Law Firm: ELIG Attorneys-at-Law - Istanbul Office
  • his contribution aims to set out an overview of match-fixing as a reflection of white-collar crime while zeroing in on a contemporary example from Turkey in the backdrop of canvassing landmark incidents in specific sports fields, while also outlining various sports regulations that have been embraced by sports federations. This contribution will tread over the legislative context within which countries combat corruption, while highlighting the role, functioning as well as the authoritative stance that the Court of Arbitration for Sport has in resolving disputes pertaining to match-fixing.