A graduate of the University of Fribourg (Switzerland), the University of Paris II - Assas and Columbia Law School in New York, Laurence Burger focuses on international arbitration (commercial, sports and investment), international and cross-border litigation, and Swiss commercial law. Mrs Burger has practiced in the US, France and Switzerland and uses this broad experience to best benefit her clients. She is admitted to the Geneva and New York bars and is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators. She is also the Chair of the European Branch of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators.
This Practice Note discusses the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) and the World Anti-Doping Code (the Code) 2009, including its purpose and implementation, and the consequences of failing to comply with it. It outlines the rules and policies adopted by sports organisations for banning, and testing for, prohibited substances (drugs), and the procedures for dealing with violations. It also discusses appeals to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS).
This Practice Note gives details of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) and the World Anti-Doping Code (the Code) 2015, including its purpose, its implementation and the consequences of failing to comply with it. This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained.
If you expected to see yourself on this page, click here.
0330 161 1234