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Duke University School Of Law Gears Up For Fourth Sports & Entertainment Law Symposium

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Duke’s Sports & Entertainment Symposium features many interesting panels including one on the law of sports betting.

What: Duke Sports and Entertainment Law Society’s Fourth Annual Symposium

When: Friday, February 7, 2014

Schedule

8:30 – 9:00  Registration Breakfast

9:00 – 9:05  Welcome Remarks

9:05 – 9:50  The Film Industry in the South

  • Rep. Paul Luebke (N.C. State Rep., Durham County)
  • C. Anthony Mulrain (Gordon & Reese, Atlanta)
  • Thomas Varnum (Brooks Pierce, Wilmington)
  • Alonzo Alston (McAlpine PLLC, Charlotte)
  • Justin Eldreth (Klish & Eldreth, Raleigh)

10:00 – 10:45  The Law of Sports Betting

  • Moderator: Paul Haagen (Duke Law School)
  • George Hanna (Director of Investigations, MLB)
  • Christian Dennie (Barlow Garsek & Simon, Ft. Worth)
  • Mark Strothkamp (Associate Director of Enforcement, NCAA)
  • Bo Moon (EVP of Business/Products, Bloomberg Sports)

10:55 – 11:40  Structuring Complex Sports Transactions

  • Chad Warpula (K&L Gates, Charlotte)
  • Matthew Efird (Robinson Bradshaw & Hinson, Charlotte)
  • Stokely Caldwell (Robinson Bradshaw & Hinson, Charlotte)

11:50 – 12:40  Copyright Law & User-Generated Video Content

  • Robert Fuller (Robinson Bradshaw & Hinson, Charlotte)
  • Jennifer Barry (Latham & Watkins, San Diego)
  • Jennifer Anderson (Olive & Olive, Durham)

12:45 – 1:45  Luncheon (Q-Shack BBQ)

1:45 – 2:30  O’Bannon & the Debate over Pay

  • Warren Zola (Boston College)
  • Gabe Feldman (Tulane Law School)
  • Curt Clausen (Skadden Arps, New York)
  • Greg Skidmore (Kirkland & Ellis, D.C.)
  • Alan Fishel (Arent Fox, D.C.)

2:40 – 3:25  Entertainment Law Panel

  • John Derderian (Senior Counsel, Content Acquisition, Netflix)
  • Lance Koonce (Davis Wright Tremaine, New York)

3:35 – 4:30  Painkillers in Professional Football

  • ModeratorWarren Zola (Boston College)
  • John Hogan (John Hogan Law, Atlanta)
  • Paul Haagen (Duke Law School)

4:30  Reception in Star Commons

Register here.

For more information, contact Abe Benavides at aab40@duke.edu.