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Prof. Michele Colucci



E-mail: info@colucci.eu

Personal Website: www.colucci.eu - www.erasmusandsport.eu

IEL website: www.ielaws.com

RDES website: www.rdes.it








Michele Colucci, Ph.D., LL.M., D.E.S., member of the Bar in Italy, is a civil servant of the European Commission in Brussels.

He is member of the Dispute Resolution Chamber of the FIFA Tribunal, the FIFPRO Dispute Committee, and President of the Council of the Court of Arbitration of the European Handball Federation.

Founder and Honorary President of the Italian Sports Lawyers Association (Associazione Italiana Avvocati dello Sport), he created the non-profit organization Sports Law and Policy Centre.

He is the Editor of the International Encyclopaedia of Sports Law composed of more than 50 national monographs on Sports Law and he is also the Scientific Director of the Rivista di Diritto ed Economia dello Sport.

Former Assistant Professor (Ricercatore Confermato, Tenure Track) at the University of Salerno, he has been lecturing in sports law in several universities and LLM programmes (University of Illinois at Urbana - Champaign (USA), MESGO - UEFA, ISDE - Madrid, SSBM Geneva, SLPC - Rome and Ravello, European College of Parma, Tilburg, Leuven, Naples, CEU Valencia).

He is particularly proud to have conceived and launched the idea of an Erasmus sports Programme before the European Parliament in November 2010 which eventually led to creation of the Erasmus + Sport programme of the European Commission.

In 2022, he proposed and launched together with the colleagues of the Portuguese, Spanish, and Swiss Sports Lawyers Associations, the Seneca Programme, the exchange programme for sports lawyers.

Finally, he promoted the "Schools in movement" in his hometown (Avellino) in Italy encouraging students to practice sport and to study sport according to a multidisciplinary approach

He wrote extensively in the field of Sports Law and he is editor of the following books :

    SPORTING SUCCESSION IN FOOTBALL

    J. Cambreleng Contreras - S. Samarth - J.F. Vandellós Alamilla (eds)

    International Sports Law and Policy Bulletin 1/2022

    ISBN 978-88-943373-2-7

    September 2022, 404 pages

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    TRANSFERS OF FOOTBALL PLAYERS
    A practical approach to implementing FIFA rules


    Michele Colucci and Ornella Desiree Bellia (eds.)

    International Sports Law and Policy Bulletin 1/2020

    ISBN 978-88-940689-9-3 (April 2020, 908 pages)

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    This book is updated with the latest amendments to the FIFA Regulations on the Status and Transfer of Players published in March 2020.



    FOOTBALL COACH-RELATED DISPUTES
    A Critical Analysis of the relevant CAS awards and FIFA Players' Status Committee decisions


    By Josep F. Vandellos Alamilla

    Michele Colucci (ed.)

    International Sports Law and Policy Bulletin 1/2018

    ISBN 978-88-940689-8-6 (March 2018)

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    DISCIPLINARY PROCEDURES IN FOOTBALL
    AN INTERNATIONAL AND COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS


    Marc Cavaliero and Michele Colucci (eds.)

    International Sports Law and Policy Bulletin 1/2017

    ISBN 978-88-940689-7-9 (October 2017)

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    THE FIFA REGULATIONS ON WORKING
    WITH INTERMEDIARIES
    IMPLEMENTATION AT NATIONAL LEVEL


    II EDITION

    Michele Colucci (ed.)

    International Sports Law and Policy Bulletin 1/2016

    ISBN 978-88-940689-6-2 (December 2016)

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    THE FIFA REGULATIONS ON WORKING
    WITH INTERMEDIARIES
    IMPLEMENTATION AT NATIONAL LEVEL


    Michele Colucci (ed.)

    International Sports Law and Policy Bulletin 1/2015

    ISBN 978-88-940689-3-1 (December 2015)

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    REGULATING EMPLOYMENT RELATIONSHIPS
    IN PROFESSIONAL FOOTBALL
    A COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS


    Michele Colucci and Frank Hendrickx (eds.)

    International Sports Law and Policy Bulletin 1/2014

    ISBN 978-88-905-114-8-6 (470 pages)

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    INTERNATIONAL AND COMPARATIVE SPORTS JUSTICE

    Michele Colucci and Karen L. Jones eds.

    European Sports Law and Policy Bulletin 1/2013

    ISBN 978-88-905-114-7-9 (698 pages)

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    CONTRACTUAL STABILITY IN FOOTBALL

    Michele Colucci ed.

    European Sports Law and Policy Bulletin 1/2011

    ISBN 978-88-905-114-4-8 (344 pages)

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    THE BERNARD CASE
    Sports and training compensation


    Michele Colucci ed.

    European Sports Law and Policy Bulletin 1/2010

    ISBN 978-88-905-114-3-1 (234 pages)

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    L'AGENTE SPORTIVO
    Analisi giuridica e prospettive di riforma


    a cura di Paolo Amato e Michele Colucci

    ISBN 978-88-905-114-3-1, 2011

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    VINCOLO SPORTIVO E INDENNITA' DI FORMAZIONE
    I regolamenti federali alla luce della sentenza Bernard


    a cura di Michele Colucci e Maria Jose' Vaccaro

    ISBN 978-88-905114-0-0, 2010

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See here the complete List of Publications.







    Research areas


  • European Sports Law and Policy
  • International and Comparative Sports Law