Apr
22

A Chat With J.B. Bernstein, Sports Agent And Million Dollar Arm Creator

J.B. Bernstein (photo courtesy of Million Dollar Arm)

Million Dollar Arm is a movie coming out to theatres this May, which depicts a real story about a sports agent that created a contest in India that afforded 2 cricket players the opportunity to compete for professional baseball jobs in the U.S. The competition included thousands of people and ultimately led to both Dinesh…
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Mar
19

Two-Day Symposium In South Florida Spans Music, Film, Television And Sports

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What: ABA 5th Annual International Symposium on the World of Music, Film, Television and Sports When: May 1-2, 2014 Where: The Palms Hotel and Spa, Miami Beach About: The 5th Annual International Symposium on the World of Music, Film, Television and Sports is a two-day event in South Florida.  The Symposium will feature 12 panels…
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Feb
25

Oregon Law To Discuss Arbitration, Representation Of Athletes And More

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What: 2014 Sports and Entertainment Law Forum - Bringing sports, entertainment, and business law together When: Friday, February 28, 2014 from 11:00AM-4:00PM Where: University of Oregon, Moda Center Speakers Kevin Kiely, Cable Huston Ken Landphere, Octagon Football Maureen Weston, Professor of Law, Pepperdine University School of Law Rhett Barney, Lee & Hayes Guy Blake, Davis, Shapiro…
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Feb
24

Third Annual Great Lakes Sports and Entertainment Law Academy Begins May 19

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For the third consecutive year, law students from around the country looking for a career in sports or entertainment law will have the opportunity to experience hands-on, practical-lawyer training in their given industry at the annual Great Lakes Sports and Entertainment Law Academy (GLSELA).  Hosted on the campus of Cleveland-Marshall College of Law in conjunction…
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Feb
17

Harvard Law School To Discuss Social Media And Intersection Of Business & Law At Symposium

The 2013 Harvard Sports Law Symposium focuses on "The Fan".

What: Harvard Law Sports and Entertainment Symposium When: Friday, February 21, 2014 Where: Harvard Law School, Wasserstein Hall Schedule 12:00 – 12:15  Weiler Awards 12:20 – 1:20    Keynote David Otunga, Harvard Law School Alumnus, WWE wrestler 1:30 – 2:30      Panel 1 — The Intersection Of Business & Law Jay Cohen, General Counsel, Dallas Cowboys Andy…
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Feb
17

Miami Law School Set To Discuss NCAA, Evolution Of Music Revenues And Social Media

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What: 17th Annual Entertainment and Sports Law Symposium When: Saturday, March 22, 2014 Where: University of Miami, Student Activities Center Speakers Andrew Brandt, NFL Business Analyst, ESPN Matt Buser, Co-Founder, JaMM Entertainment Darryl Cohen, Partner, Cohen, Cooper, Estep & Allen Charlie Feldman, VP Of Writer-Publisher Relations, BMI, Inc. Blake James, Athletic Director, University of Miami…
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Feb
04

Legal Issues In Sport To Be Discussed At Chapman University

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What: Chapman Entertainment and Sports Law Symposium 2014 When: Friday, February 7, 2014 Where: Chapman University, Fowler School of Law About: The business of sports is continuously evolving, creating new challenges and opportunities for sports lawyers and other legal professionals.  Prime time sports have become one of the last forms of live broadcast entertainment, with…
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Jan
19

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

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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…
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Oct
30

You Could Be In Jamaica Enjoying An Entertainment, Sports and Intellectual Property Conference

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What: 25th Annual North American ENTERTAINMENT, SPORTS AND INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY LAW CONFERENCE When: November 6-10, 2013 Where: Secrets Wild Orchid, Montego Bay, Jamaica This is the first year that I will be attending (and speaking at) the conference, which is known throughout the entertainment and sports law community as one of the best events around.  The full list…
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Apr
18

2013 American Bar Association Symposium On Entertainment And Sports Industries

The Palms Hotel and Spa will be the location for the 2013 ABA Symposium on Entertainment and Sports Industries.

What: Aba Forum on the Entertainment and Sports Industries Presents From New York to Hollywood to South Beach:The Fourth Annual International Legal Symposium onthe World of Music, Film, Television and Sports When: May 2-3, 2013 Where: The Palms Hotel & Spa: 3025 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach, Florida, 33140 The document, embedded below, contains the symposium schedule, location information,…
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