We are a Canadian non-profit organization.
Our mission includes:
The development of sport law and sport governance in Canada and beyond;
The development and implementation of the best governance principles in Canadian sport organizations and beyond;
The development of best practices rules for sport governance contracts;
Formal and continued education as well as research regarding sport law and sport governance;
Organisation of sport law and good governance conferences.
Who We Are
Welcome to our Association!
The Canadian Sport Law & Governance Association (CSLGA) is a Canadian non-profit organisation incorporated under the 'Canada Not-For-Profit Corporation Act S.C. 2009,c23.
Our goal is the understanding, advancement and ethical practice of sport governance in Canada.
We welcome not only practicing lawyers, educators, media people, students, and other sport professionals from Canada but from around the world to develop best practices in international sport law and in sport governance, relating to professional and amateur sports.
The Mission of the Association includes the followings :
To be present, from coast to coast in Canada, in order to promote and develop canadian and provincial sport law(s);
To forge partnerships with other national and international sport law and sport governance associations and other sport organisations, in order to learn from each other;
Intervene and be vocal in Canada for ethical questions concerning sport issues (sexual harrasments, human rights, etc);
Pro-bono work for athletes rights;
Educate about sport law and sport governance (via seminars, conferences, courses with credits towards continued education);
To develop Lex sportiva from Canada (best place since we have both jurisdications: common law & civil law!);
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Annual Sport Law Conference in Canada
With this initiative, our goal is to promote great opportunities for the promotion of sport law and Sport Governance in Canada.
Reinforcing our Commitment
With our organization’s mission always in mind, we believe in the quore values of sport: integrity, equality. Thus we strive to give back when needed. Pro-Bono work and implication in sport human rights and againts abuse is something that we take very seriously, and our team is working each and every day to make a positive impact. Contact us to learn more about our commitment to this cause.
One Step at a Time
At Canadian Sport Law & Sport Governance Association, we are dedicated to stepping up our efforts in addressing this huge issue. Sport Governance Clinic is by no means an easy feat, but through cooperation and community empowerment we believe we can facilitate progress in this area. We are always striving to make a difference, and invite you to learn more and lend your support.
- Membership OfferFri, Nov 06WebinarNov 06, 2020, 12:00 p.m. – Jan 29, 2021, 4:00 p.m.Webinar