Oct
22

Suffolk Law Panel Concerning NCAA Compensation, Commercialization And Labor Issues

Football agent Brian McLaughlin will moderate a Sports Law symposium at Suffolk Law School.

Football agent Brian McLaughlin will moderate a Sports Law symposium at Suffolk Law School.

What: Suffolk University Law School Symposium: Compensation, Commercialization, and Labor Issues in NCAA Div. I Sports 

When: Thursday October 24, 2013 (6:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.)

Where: Suffolk University Law School (120 Tremont Street, Boston, MA 02108)

The discussion will focus several issues facing the NCAA, including potential compensation for student-athletes in revenue generating sports, the O’Bannon class action anti-trust lawsuit involving EA Sports, & the investigation into Heisman Trophy winner Johnny Manziel’s alleged acceptance of money for autographed memorabilia.

Panelists

  • Moderator: Brian McLaughlin, Vice President, Symmetry
  • Jay W. Fee, Of Counsel, Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough, LLP; Adjunct Law Faculty, Suffolk University Law School
  • Nancy H. Lyons, Senior Associate Athletic Director for Compliance/SWA, Boston University
  • Lisa P. Masteralexis, Head of the Mark H. McCormack Department of Sport Management, Isenberg School of Management at University of Massachusetts, Amherst
  • Warren K. Zola, Assistant Dean for Graduate Programs, Adjunct Faculty, Carroll School of Management at Boston College

Cost: Women in Sports and Events (WISE) Boston Members – $10; Professionals (Non-Members) – $40; Students (Non-Members) – $25. Register here.