The Law Reform Commission Consultation on Unincorporated Bodies: Structure and Liability Questions for Sporting Bodies

Date: Friday 3rd March

Time: 4.15pm

Location: Gaffney Room and Online


Chair: The Attorney General, Rossa Fanning SC

Tim O'Connor BL 

Aoife Farrelly BL 

Dermot Flanagan SC 


This event covers the recent Law Reform Commission Consultation Paper on Unincorporated Bodies and how it could effect the structure of sports clubs and their liability in tort. It aims to give sporting bodies and their advisers a full background should they wish to make submissions on this to the LRC.

This event is open to all.

**View the full consultation paper  **here  and deadline for submissions has now been extended to the 15th May 2023.


Additional Information

The Sports Law Bar Association of Ireland is an all-Ireland association of barristers with specialist sports law knowledge and practices. It aims to increase awareness of sports law and support barristers in providing the most up-to-date advice to sports law clients.

For further information, please visit

The Personal Injuries Committee was delighted to launch the new Tort and Insurance Bar Association in June 2022. This SBA is dedicated to overseeing matters relating to developments in the area of tort and insurance, and engages with a variety of bodies on the personal injuries landscape in Ireland. The Tort and Insurance Bar Association was established to develop and strengthen the profession’s position in respect of this area of practice, and to consider evolving issues.

For further information, please visit