Dazed & Confused – The Finale
A Roundtable Discussion as part of the Birkbeck Sport Business Centre Public Seminar Series
Lecture Theatre B33
Birkbeck Main Building
London WC1E 7HX
Tuesday 19th June 2018 at 6pm
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Attendance at the event is free but you need TO REGISTER.
In this roundtable discussion a group of experts, convened in collaboration with leading law firm Weightmans LLP, will provide a detailed analysis of two of the major risk factors facing sport in the UK today, namely Concussion, and Safeguarding, and of the legal challenges the effective management of these issues involves for sport governing bodies and sport competition organisations.
The panel members are:
Managing concussions: the difficulties faced in grassroots sport
Dr Sam Barke, Medical Director at, Return2Play, the leading sports medicine company which provides injury management solutions to grassroot sports.
Between a knock and a court case: the barrister’s take on setting the legal parameters for claims relating to concussion in sport
Patrick Limb QC, Barrister, Ropewalk Chambers.
Vicarious liability – who are you responsible for?
Chris Webb-Jenkins, Partner, Weightmans LLP.
Global sports events – the risk challenges
Richard Tolley, Deputy Leader, Sports & Events Industry Practice, International Division, Marsh
Seminar Series Details
For further details on this seminar series contact:
Department of Management
Tel: 020 7631 6763
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