Paul Van den Bulck wrote an article published in the May 2018 issue of Journal de droit européen discussing financial fair-play issues in
the professional sports industry under European competition law.
In the article, Van den Bulck examined the applicability of European
competition law to the Union of European Football Associations’ financial fair-play rule, which imposes financial reporting
requirements on clubs operating under the League of National Championships
in Europe. Critics of the rule say it restricts competition within the
industry, an issue that Van den Bulck noted has yet to be settled by the