25 September 2015 I Deals and Cases

Appeal of Hatem Ben Arfa Dismissed by the Court of Arbitration for Sport

The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) has dismissed the appeal filed by the French football player Hatem Ben Arfa against a decision taken by the Single Judge of the FIFA Players’ Status Committee. Bär & Karrer partner Michele Bernasconi was among the three CAS arbitrators.

For the background of the case and the proceedings please see the CAS media release.