Admissibility: CAS 2020/A/6971 Mihaita Plesan v. FC Nizhny Novgorod & FIFA

Admissibility: CAS 2020/A/6971 Mihaita Plesan v. FC Nizhny Novgorod & FIFA
When appealing a FIFA decision before CAS regarding the admissibility of a claim, the provision of Article 138 of the Swiss Code of Obligations concerning the prescriptive period shall be read in conjunction with Article 63 of the Swiss Procedural Code.

Facts and Procedure

 

FC Nizhny Novgorod (the Club), formerly named FC Olimpiyets Nizhny Novgorod, is a Russian football club affiliated with Football Union of Russia (FUR).

On 9 August 2010, the Player and FC Volga signed an employment contract, valid from the signature date until 1 August 2013. In June 2012, FC Volga allegedly merged with FC Nizhny Novgorod. The new football club was called FC Volga NN.

On 1 November...

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