Alkis Papantoniou 

Head of EU Football Teams Department

LL.M, PhD candidate for the Kapodistrian University of Athens, Physical Education and Sports, Department of Humanitarian Studies, specializing in Sports Law.

Email: A.Papantoniou @cleansports.net

PROFILE

Education-Scholarships

 

Graduate of the Law School of Democritus University of Thrace, Graduation year: 2005.

Degree: Very good 6,567.

Facultad de Derecho de la Universidad de Granada, Granada, Spain, Educational European Studies Program Socrates/Erasmus,  Academic year: 2003 – 2004.

Postgraduate studies in the program of the Kapodistrian University of Athens. Graduation year: 2015.

Postgraduate Thesis: «The confrontation of the violence arising from sport events  – Sports law and Regulations about football».

                 

PhD candidate for the Kapodistrian University of Athens, Physical Education and Sports, Department of Humanitarian Studies, specializing in Sports Law.

 

2003 – 2004 Scholarship awarded by the National Institute for Scholarships, Educational European Studies Program Socrates/Erasmus.

 

2006 – 2007 Scholarship awarded by the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Postgraduate Studies Program «Physical Education and Sports».

 

Professional Experience

2006 – 2007: Internship at the Law office of Vassiliou Papantoniou .

2007 – present: Law Office Alkiviadis Papantoniou.

2007 – present: Legal advisor for Panathinaikos F.C.    

 

2008 – present: FIFA Transfer Matching System Manager for Panathinaikos F.C.

 

 

Articles in Scientific Journals / Presentations in scientific conferences 

1. Irregular participation of a football player during a game for a Professional Football League. Overview of Sports Law, Lex Sportiva, 8, 2009, pp. 87 – 92.

 

2. The provisions of the new Sports Law for fan clubs and organized movements. New Sports Law: Pre-arranged games, Tackling Violence  & Doping, Administrative and Penal Arrangements , 2012, pp. 97 - 112. 

 

3. The confrontation of the violence arising from sport events – sport law and regulations about football. e-Lex Sportiva Journal, Vol. II: 2, 2014, pp. 467.

 

4. The FIFA regulations on working with intermediaries: Implementation, differences with the currents system and challenges. Sports law: Lex Sportiva Lex Olimpica and Sports Jurisdiction Experience, 2015, pp. 148 – 157.

 

5. The training compensation system of FIFA. International Sports Law Review, vol.12, Issues 1-2, 2017, pp. 116 – 127.

 

  

1. Compensation as a result of terminating a professional footballer’s contract without legal cause. 14th International Association of Sports Law Congress, Athens, Greece, 2008.

 

2. The provisions of the new Sports Law for fan clubs and organized movements. Symposium on Sports Law of the Hellenic Centre for the Research of Sports Law, entitled: «New Sports Law: Pre-arranged games, Tackling violence and Doping» Administrative and penal Regulations, Athens, 2012.

 

3. The FIFA regulations on working with intermediaries: Implementation, differences with the currents system and challenges. 20th International Association of Sports Law Congress: Sports law: Lex Sportiva Lex Olimpica and Sports Jurisdiction Experience, Athens, Greece, 2014.

 

4. Brief overview of the recent modifications of the Sports Law. Scientific Symposium “Modern professional Sports & the changes of the Sports Law”, Athens/ A.B.A, 2016.

  

5. Training compensation in football. 23th International Association of Sports Law Congress: Responsibility is sports activities: Law, Jurisdiction and Ethics, Rome, Italy, 2017.

 

6.  The financial fair play and the licensing regulation. 4th Scientific Conference of SEFAA-EKPA, Athens, 2017.

 

7.  International transfer of minor football player: the FIFA Regulation and its interpretation through CAS decisions. 4th Scientific Conference of SEFAA-EKPA, Athens, 2017.

 

8. The ownership rights of a third party in football. 24th International Association of Sports Law Congress: Professional Sports Law: Law and Justice in Football and Basketball, Athens, Greece, 2018.

 

9. Fifa Regulations on the training compensation mechanism. International Symposium on Sports Law: Justice and Law in football, Athens, 2018.

 

10. Manager, mediator or agent? Statistics, regulations, decisions all over again. 22nd International Congress of Physical Education and Sports Association of Northern Greece Trainers, 2019.

 

11. The exploitation of commercial rights in the regulations of The UEFA Champions League. World Intellectual Property Day Celebration Union Companies of Greece and Cyprus, 2019.

 

12. Football Training Compensation. 27th  International Congress on Physical Education and Sport, Komotini, 2019.

 

 

Participation in international scientific conferences and seminars. Participation in scientific conferences, seminars, workshops etc. 

 

  1. 22nd International Congress of Physical Education and Sports of the Northern Greece Physical Education Organization, 2019.

  2. 24th International Association of Sports Law Congress of the International Association of Sports Law: Professional Sports Law: Law and Justice in Football and Basketball Athens, Greece, 2018.

  3. International Symposium of Sports Law: Law and justice in Football, Athens, Greece, 2018.

  4. 7th Conference CAS & FSA/SAV: International Sports Arbitration, Lausanne, Switzerland, 2018.

  5. 6th Conference of International Association of Football Lawyers: Football contracts: Making them and breaking them, Lausanne, Switzerland, 2018.

  6. 7th International Congress of Football Law of the Real Federación Española de Fútbol, Madrid, Spain, 2017.

  7. 23rd International Association of Sports Law Congress of the International Association of Sports Law: Responsibility is sports activities: Law, Jurisdiction and Ethics. Rome, Italy, 2017.

  8. 3rd Conference Players Contracts, Cecile Park Media, London, UK, 2016.

  9. Tackling doping on Sports, Cecile Park Media, London, UK, 2016.

  10. 2nd Conference Players Contracts, Cecile Park Media, London, UK, 2015.

  11. 6th International Congress of Football Law of the Real Federación Española de Fútbol, Madrid, Spain, 2015.

  12. 1st Conference Players Contracts, Cecile Park Media, London, UK, 2014.

  13. 5th Conference CAS & FSA/SAV: Arbitrating Disputes in a Modern Sports World, Lausanne, Switzerland, 2014.

  14. 20th International Association of Sports Law Congress of the International Association of Sports Law: Sports law: Lex Sportiva Lex Olimpica and Sports Jurisdiction Experience. Athens, Greece, 2014.

  1. 2nd Athens International Conference football about, Superleague Greece, Athens, Greece, 2014.

  2. 5th International Congress of Football Law of the Real Federación Española de Fútbol, Madrid, Spain, 2013.

  1.  4th Conference CAS & FSA/SAV: International Sports Law

        and jurisprudence of CAS. Lausanne, Switzerland, 2012.

  1. 4th International Congress of Football Law of the Real Federación Española de Fútbol, Madrid, Spain, 2011.

  2. 3rd Conference CAS & FSA/SAV: CAS Jurisprudence and New Developments in International Sports Law, Lausanne, Switzerland, 2010.

  3. 15th International Association of Sports Law Congress of the International Association of Sports Law, Warsaw, Poland, 2009.

  4. 14th International Association of Sports Law Congress of the International Association of Sports Law, Athens, Greece, 2008.

  5. 2nd International Congress of Football Law of the Real Federación Española de Fútbol, Madrid, Spain, 2007.

 

 

  

  1. 10 May 2019: 27th International Congress of Physical Education and Sport, Komotini.

  2. 24 April 2019: Celebration of the World Day of Intellectual Property Association of Greek and Cypriot Companies, Thessaloniki.

  3. 6 May 2017: 4th Scientific Conference SEFAA-EKPA, Athens.

  4. 27 January 2016: Scientific event of the Hellenic Centre for the Research of Sports Law and the Athens Bar Association: Modern Professional Sports and the changes in the Sports Law.

  5. 10 July 2013: Scientific Symposium on «Changes in Sports» (Organization of the Greek Centre for Research in Sports Law and Association of Greek Olympians).

  6. 2 February 2012: Symposium on Sports Law of the Hellenic Centre for the Research of Sports Law, entitled: «New Sports Law: Pre-arranged games, Tackling violence and Doping» Administrative and penal Regulations, Athens.

  7. 9 - 10 October 2010: Conference of the General Secretariat of Sports entitled “National Athletic Planning and Review of Sports legislation - What should be changed and why?”, Faliro.

  8. March 10, 2010, Workshop of the Hellenic Centre for the Research of Sports Law, Sports and physical activity, Citizen’s Rights, Ilion.

  9. 10 September 2009: Informative Workshop - Championship Organization 2009 - 2010 of Superleague Greece, Athens.

  10. 12 March 2008, Workshop of the Hellenic Centre for the Research of Sports Law on «Appeals against sports disputes»,  Athens.

  11. 3rd Panhellenic Congress on Sports Law of the Hellenic Centre for the Research of Sports Law, Athens, 2006.

 

Member   

 

  1. Athens Bar Association, since 2007.

  2. Regulation Committee Superleague 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019.

  3. International Association of Sports Law, since 2014.

  4. European Club Association (ECA) Institutional Relations Working Group 2017 – 2019. Partner 

 

 Languages 

 

  1. Hellenic Centre for the Research of Sports Law

  2. Institute of International Sports Association 

       

English: very good knowledge (Lower)

Spanish: very good knowledge (Basico).

Computer Knowledge

Excellent Computer Knowledge, Internet

Excellent Office Knowledge (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook).

Honors

  

Volunteering / Other Interests

Former holder of two (2) Pan-Hellenic records for swimming with Panathinaikos team (200 breaststroke, 1994).

Three (3) times winner at Pan-Hellenic in swimming with Panathinaikos (100 & 200m. Breaststroke (2) – 1994,1995).

Organization and participation in the offer of sports material in EEEC Mantineia (07/05/2014), organization and participation in the offer of sports material in kindergarten, elementary, gymnasium, high-school of Agios Efstratios (02/2016), participation in the organization of the open sea Racing Oceanman Greece 2017, organization and participation in Oceanman Greece 2018, organization and participation in Oceanman Greece 2019.

 

 

 

Literature, Swimming, Traveling

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