Date of this Version

October 2008

Document Type

Journal Article


The Court of Arbitration for Sport (the CAS) has become a very successful international arbitral body. The CAS has its seat in Switzerland – arbitration before the CAS is based on Swiss law. In this article, Meinrad Vetter presents an overview of Swiss law governing CAS cases, including the rules of procedure on appeals from the CAS to the Swiss Supreme Court.



This document has been peer reviewed.