Sports/Legal Group

The Sport/Legal Group considers business, legal and regulatory issues relating to sports including, but not limited to, EBU sports rights acquisition rules and procedures. It meets on an ad hoc basis, as required, and is restricted to a limited number of business and lawyer experts from EBU Members with particular experience in the area of sports and sports rights.

Group Members


Brendan Knox-Peebles, BBC (United Kingdom)

Contact detail

Richard Burnley
Legal & Policy Director
+41 22 717 25 13
Philippe Allemann
Senior Sport and Corporate Lawyer

+41 22 717 20 48