At the heart of the Sport Dispute Resolution Centre of Canada (SDRCC) is our Dispute Prevention Resource Centre that offers a vast array of information and best practices materials from all over the world.
Just like a specialized sport law library, our Resource and Documentation Centre offers quick access to tools and information that help members of Canada's sport community:
- prevent disputes;
- resolve disputes more effectively when they do arise;
- better understand the rights and responsibilities of key players within the sport system.
Here is an overview of what the Dispute Prevention Resource Centre can offer:
Outreach & Awareness: See how we can bring our education and prevention services right to your doorstep.
Jurisprudence: Consult decisions rendered by our arbitrators.
Library: Find hundreds of publications on dispute prevention and resolution.
Publications: Consult terrific on-line publications, such as our In the Neutral Zone newsletter, great articles on dispute prevention and resolution, legal tips as well as thematic brochures full of practical information.
FAQs: Get quick answers to the questions most frequently asked to SDRCC.
Model Policies & Agreements: Download some "ready-to-use" clauses, agreements, contracts and policies.
Legal Representatives: Find names and coordinates of Canadian sports lawyers willing to advise you and/or represent you.
SDRCC also offers the following services to members of national and multisport organizations, athletes, coaches, officials, administrators and volunteers at the national level.
- a toll-free Help Line: 1-866-733-7767;
- a list of qualified Mediators, Med/Arb Neutrals and Arbitrators.
If you have visited all of our website sections and still need additional information or resources, please contact us or take advantage of our Links section to access more valuable on-line information.