COVID-19 and the Return of Sports

May 27, 2020
UIA Sports Law Commission

5 – 6:30 pm CEST (Europe) | 8 – 9:30 am PT (US)

Join Fox Rothschild Entertainment & Sports Law attorney Robert J. Caldwell, who serves as Vice President of the UIA Sports Law Commission, as he moderates a discussion of the effects of the pandemic – business, operational, medical and legal – on professional sports around the globe. The webinar is free to attend and suitable for lawyers, sports industry professionals and casual sports fans.

Introduction by Fernando Veiga Gomes, President, UIA Sports Law Commission


  • David S. Cohen, Founder, Major League Business LLC and Former General Counsel, Tampa Bay Buccaneers
  • Alberto Colombo, Deputy General Secretary, Association of European Professional Football Leagues
  • Brian Labus, Ph.D., MPH, Professor, University of Nevada, Las Vegas and Member, Nevada Task Force on the COVID-19 Pandemic
  • Jonathan Wilkens, Legal Counsel/Justiziar, VfB Stuttgart Football Club and Former Head of Corporate & Football Affairs Legal, DFL/German Bundesliga