Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) and Sports
Internetombudsman.biz offers a unique consulting service for the sports community in providing a range of ADR services. Internetombudsman.biz consultants have impressive credentials as athletes and sports administrators. They merge their knowledge and love of sport with their credentials as ADR practitioners. Disputes may arise at many levels in sport. From elite athletes dealing with carding, team selection, or doping issues to sports organizations wishing to develop fair policies for inclusion on a local level. Universities may wish to develop campus or state wide systems to deal with complaints about the allocation of sports scholarships; and leagues on a local, regional or national level may wish to develop specific Ombudsman or complaint programs to deal with issues as opposed to lengthy and expensive court based processes.
Internetombudsman.biz can provide a range of services to sport on a local, league, campus-wide, regional, state or provincial, national, or international level. These services include:
Our Sports ADR consultants include:
Anna is a lawyer and a former Olympic level athlete with the United States Equestrian Association, and is the lead sports mediator at www.sportsombuds.com, whose mission is to prevent and resolve conflict in sport in order to maximize athletic success while reducing costs. She was lead author of the Guide to Administrative Fair Play which provides sport administrators with a reference to guide them in their roles as leaders of their respective organizations, with the specific objective to prevent or reduce the occurrence of sports-related disputes.