The last century has seen sports develop from a group of amateur pastimes to a professional industry that is still expanding.
The amount of investment in sports and related media reflects not only the perceived value of sports at its different levels and the returns it can bring, but it also means that those buying, selling, sponsoring, funding and managing rights, teams, facilities, and players need to be more confident than ever that their interests are adequately protected. The interrelationship between sports and constantly developing media adds to the opportunities — but also the potential pitfalls for those who are unaware of the risks.
Achour Law Firm is well positioned to advise on a broad range of issues in professional, collegiate, amateur, and recreational sports, as well as related facilities matters.
The firm possess an understanding of the commercial needs of clients within the sports and recreational facilities sector. We are able to advise on tailored transactions as well as commercial operations and all aspects of dispute resolution.
We deal with trademark enforcement and registration and brand protection. The firm is positioned to serve professional sports teams, colleges and universities, ownership groups, sponsors, broadcasters, financiers, promoters and event organizers, and governmental and private entities engaged in the design, development, construction, financing, management, and operation of sports venues and related projects.
We bring a fresh perspective to transactions and disputes, provide a solutions-driven approach to the industry’s problems, and provide knowledgeable, cost-effective and pragmatic legal advice across the cruise, travel & leisure sector. We have an in-depth understanding of the issues facing our clients.
We advise clients on all aspects of operations issues, development projects and strategic issues for travel, hotels and leisure matters.
We place great emphasis on understanding our clients’ business needs and implementing their commercial objectives.
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