Tagged: sports law

Sports Law: Pro Sports Law Outline 0

Sports Law: Pro Sports Law Outline

This is a more-or-less unedited outline I made during the review session before my Pro Sports final on Wednesday, December 18. You’ll notice that I’ve covered some of the topics in more depth on the site already. I would have published it before the exam, but while we were able to use whatever we wanted during the exam, we were unable get help from...

Sports Law: Torts and Sports 0

Sports Law: Torts and Sports

This is not legal advice and I am not licensed to practice law in any jurisdiction. Should you need legal advice, contact an attorney licensed to practice in your jurisdiction. This Week’s Topics: Torts on the Professional Field: Dale Hackbart v. Cincinnati Bengals & Charles Clark videos of famous “torts” on the field/court/rink. Concussion lawsuits brought by retired NFL players against NFL and helmet companies Torts on...

Sports Law: Equipment 0

Sports Law: Equipment

This is not legal advice and I am not licensed to practice law in any jurisdiction. Should you need legal advice, contact an attorney licensed to practice in your jurisdiction. Topics This Week: Consumer law: Hockey equipment and product recalls Golf and Ban on Anchor Putters Product Liability for Injuries “Caused” by Baseball Bats Obviously product liability and the law go hand-in-hand, but what...

Sports Law: Thoughts on PEDs in Football 0

Sports Law: Thoughts on PEDs in Football

This is not legal advice and I am not licensed to practice law in any jurisdiction. Should you need legal advice, contact an attorney licensed to practice in your jurisdiction.  This Week’s Topics: Recreational Drug Policies in Pro Sports and Changing Attitudes about Marijuana Steve Howe Arbitration, and Pittsburgh Pirates v. David Parker Alex Rodriguez, Ryan Braun and Biogenesis (including MLB v. Biogenesis and ability...

Sports Law: Intellectual Property and Technology 0

Sports Law: Intellectual Property and Technology

This Week’s Topics: Player Publicity Rights Lanham Act Violations CBC v. MLB Advanced Media and the Legality of Fantasy Sports Exclusive licensing agreements for sports video games: EA and 2K Deals NBA2K13 video game and use of licensing contracts for Olympic players I say some version of this on all of my sports law posts, but it’s truer this week than most. For anyone that...

Sports Law: Sports Agents and Representation 0

Sports Law: Sports Agents and Representation

This is not legal advice and I am not licensed to practice law in any jurisdiction. Should you need legal advice, contact an attorney licensed to practice in your jurisdiction. This Week’s Topics: Basic Duties of Athlete Representation Rules on agents recruiting college athletes Agent Conflicts of Interest: Detroit Lions & Billy Sims v. Jerry Argovitz, Leigh Steinberg saga Agent Gifts to College Athletes: Norby...

Sports Law: Disability Law for Professional Athletes 0

Sports Law: Disability Law for Professional Athletes

This is not legal advice and I am not licensed to practice law in any jurisdiction. Should you need legal advice, contact an attorney licensed to practice in your jurisdiction. This Week’s Topics: The Americans with Disabilities Act Roy Tarpley: Status as an alcoholic as a disability Royce White: Fear of Flying and Generalized Anxiety Order as a disability Usually, when people think of...

The Rest of this Semester, Next Semester, and Beyond 0

The Rest of this Semester, Next Semester, and Beyond

  The Rest of this Semester We (mostly I) have decided that TINT the rest of the semester will be bi-weekly. The next show will be October 28th. We’ll also be taking off December (though there’s a possibility Evan and I will record something while we are both in Kentucky). Also, Kevie may throw in NFL shows on my off weeks. Aside from TINT,...

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