Mar
03

New York University 4th Annual Sports Law Colloquium

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What: New York University 4th Annual Sports Law Colloquium Where: Furman Hall, Lester Pollack Colloquium Room, 245 Sullivan Street, New York, NY 10012 When: Friday, April 3, 2015 10:00am -4:00pm Description The NYU Law Sports Law Committee of the Intellectual Property & Entertainment Law Society, in collaboration with the NYU School of Professional Studies Tisch…
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Feb
27

Sports Business Week 2015

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Sport Business Week better known as #SBWeek is back for 2015 with networking events around the world. Events will take place during the week of April 13th. There will be events hosted in major cities around the world that serve as a great opportunity to come out and network with other sports business professionals that…
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Feb
25

2015 Great Lakes Sports And Entertainment Law Academy

Great Lakes Law Academy

What: 2015 Great Lakes Sports and Entertainment Law Academy Where: Cleveland, Ohio When: May 17- June 6, 2015 Description Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, in conjunction with the Case Western Reserve University School of Law, is hosting the annual Great Lakes Sports & Entertainment Law Academy, a hands-on, immersive summer program for law school students. The…
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Feb
25

2015 Oregon Law Summer Sports Institute

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What: Oregon Law Summer Sports Institute Where: University of Oregon School of Law When: July 6- August 7, 2015 Description Applications are live for the 2015 Oregon Law Summer Sports Institute.  The 2015 Oregon Law Summer Sports Institute provides you with a full roster of engaging and educational coursework, guest lectures, and out of the…
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Feb
19

Roc Nation Sports Signs Wilson Chandler

Wilson Chandler

Roc Nation Sports signs Denver Nuggets Forward Wilson Chandler. This signing comes in the midst of the NBA trade deadline in which Chandler is being looked at by both the LA Clippers and Portland Trailblazers according to Yahoo! Sports Adrian Wojnarowski. Chandler’s basketball career began at Benton Harbor High School in Michigan, where he received…
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Feb
13

University of Toronto Sports & Business Association’s 2015 Sports Industry Conference

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What: University of Toronto Sports and Business Association’s 2015 Sports Industry Conference Where: Rotman School of Management at the University of Toronto When: March 6, 2015 Description The University of Toronto Sports and Business Association’s annual Sports Industry Conference is the largest student-run Sports Industry Conference in Canada. Every year, the Conference provides students and…
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Feb
12

Roc Nation Sports Signs 6 New Boxers

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Roc Nation Sports reported yesterday that they have added 6 more boxers to their esteemed roster: Javier Flores (Welterweight), Sonny Fredrickson (Lightweight), Tyler McCreary (Featherweight), Wellington Romero (Junior Welterweight), Miguel Sanchez (Junior Middleweight), and Rudy Puga Jr. (Middleweight), have all signed exclusive promotional agreements. These additions come just one day after announcing their split with…
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Feb
12

Under Armour Sues Skechers

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Under Armour Inc. filed suit against Skechers USA Inc. in a U.S. District Court of Maryland on February 10th for copying their “Protect This House” ads that were debuted in 2010. Under Armour alleges that Skechers commercial “slavishly copies” one of Under Armour’s most recognizable ads that features the catchphrase, “Protect this house. I will.”…
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Feb
10

CAA Sports & Roc Nation Sports Part Ways

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Roc Nation Sports & Creative Artists Agency (CAA) Sports announced today that their planned 2 year partnership has come to an end. The agencies said in a joint statement that “They have enjoyed their time as partners and have achieved many successes together. Going forward, they will each focus their efforts on their own business…
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Feb
04

Golf Caddies Sue PGA Tour

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According to Sport Business Daily, over 80 pro golf caddies have “filed a class-action, anti-trust lawsuit against the PGA Tour alleging improper use of the caddies’ ‘likenesses and images,’” according to Dennis Dodd of CBSSPORTS.com. The pending suit is very similar to the “landmark O’Bannon vs. NCAA action — seeks access to what it says…
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