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Swiss Federal Tribunal sets aside CAS award for lack of jurisdiction

31 August 2010

Authors: Martin Bernet, Sonja Stark-Traber

In a German-language decision dated 3 May 2010 and published on 2 August 2010, the Swiss Federal Tribunal set aside an arbitral award rendered by a tribunal of the Court of Arbitration for Sports (CAS), after finding that the tribunal lacked jurisdiction to hear a marathon runner's appeal against a doping ban.

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