Who’s the Piper: Dual Loyalties of Directors?

The Situation A director of a sport organization is appointed to the board because of his or her position in another organization or because that … [Read more...]

The Myths and Realities of Conflict of Interest in Sport

Late in 2011, Marie-Claude Asselin of the Sport Dispute Resolution Centre of Canada (SDRCC) wrote an informative and practical article on conflict of … [Read more...]

Balancing the Responsibilities of Multiple Roles

Question: I am a member of a board of directors of a sport organization – my daughter is an athlete member of this organization. I sometimes hear … [Read more...]

Conflict of Interest – The Sport Organization’s ‘Achilles Heel’

Many times in this column we have written about a dimension of fairness – a concept that is central to the integrity of sport and also central to how … [Read more...]

To Coach or to Direct – Is There a Conflict?

Increasingly, we are seeing coaches become members of Boards of Directors of sport organizations with which they coach. Perhaps this is part of the … [Read more...]