THE INTERNATIONAL SKATING UNION’S RULES PREVENTING ATHLETES FROM PARTICIPATING IN ALL COMPETITIONS ARE ILLEGAL UNDER EU COMPETITION LAW- POTENTIAL SEVERE IMPACT FOR ALL SPORTS

By Sandrine Mathieu Competition Law In a decision issued on 8 December 2017, the European Commission ruled that the International Skating Union (“ISU”)’s restrictive rules on athletes participating in unsanctioned skating competitions are in breach of EU competition...