WAIPU President Dr. Lucien Valloni: WAIPU President Dr. Lucien Valloni states: "WAIPU is supporting this appeal in order to protect the CHL hockey players. WAIPU realizes the significance of the appeal process for the CHL hockey players in their fights for pay equality; the Canadian justice system has mechanisms that support and protect professional athletes' rights; no individual or business is above the law. " Here below the translation in French of the article of Martin Leclerc of 19 October 2021: