Sports and Entertainment
FELSBERG provides consulting services to Brazilian and international companies operating in the sports sector, covering contracts between athletes and sports clubs, representing clients from both sides, including athletes’ image rights.
Members from the firm draft domestic and international contracts regarding representing and transferring athletes, answer all inquiries regarding sports law, whether regarding applicable laws such as the “Pelé Law” which dictates sports in Brazil or whether advising athletes concerning their business relationship with managers, or managers’ business relationships with sports clubs. Attorneys from the firm conduct legal audits, assist investors in negotiating and drafting contracts and other pertinent corporate documents.
The firm drafts legal instruments regarding formal communication of termination and transfer of the licensing product rights of sports clubs, including defending such rights in all legal instances, as well as sports rights.