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This legal opinion addresses compatibility of the International Standard for Code Compliance by Signatories (ISCCS) with accepted international law and human rights principles.
The Independent Commission (IC) was created by decision of the WADA President following allegations of doping aired between 3 and 8 December 2014 by the German television channel ARD.
Decision rendered by the Court of Arbitration for Sport: CAS 2011/A/2585, WADA v. Marino & Union Ciclista Republica Argentina
Written by Olivier Niggli and Julien Sieveking
Published in the February 2006 issue of the Swiss legal newsletter “Jusletter”.