Joffe & Associés
Offering a 360-degree approach to clients, encompassing both advisory and litigation services, private and public law, Joffe & Associés stands out for its cross-divisional legal skills, in each area of business law. We provide day-to-day advice to French and international clients, including listed companies, multinationals, SMEs and middle-market companies, in the public, parapublic and private sector.
More specifically regarding sports law, Joffe & Associés is recognised for its cutting-edge knowledge of the sporting industry. The Sport department advises the most powerful sporting federations and leagues, both French and international, on all issues associated with sport law and e-sport.
The firm has particular expertise in the sale of media rights, sponsoring and betting, notably through calls for applications, the management and organization of international sporting events in France, and in the drafting and negotiation of the various related contracts (media contracts, sponsoring, merchandise, security…).
The firm is also recognised for its management of disputes before sporting and judicial bodies, and in particular those linked to piracy and ambush marketing.
The firm also works with agents and players in their career management (employment contract, transfer, image rights, equipment contracts) and in the defence and protection of their rights before sports and disciplinary bodies.
The firm works on mergers and acquisitions in the sports industry (territorial reform, clubs, business agents, intermediation companies).