Aug
27

USC 2015 Institute On Entertainment Law And Business

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What: USC 2015 Institute On Entertainment Law And Business Where: USC University Park Campus, Los Angeles, CA 90015 When: October 17, 2015 Description Hosted by USC Gould School of Law and the Beverly Hills Bar Association, the Institute on Entertainment Law and Business has been a Los Angeles tradition for over 50 years. Join dozens of…
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Jul
31

Moves Media Ventures To Enter OTT Network Space As Moves.tv

Moves magazine is transitioning to Moves.tv. Via

According to a press release by the company, Moves Media Ventures CEO and Publisher Jay Levy announced on July 29 that Moves magazine is transitioning to Moves.tv as it enters the “over-the-top content” (OTT) network space. Moves was “the premier print publication for and about professional athletes” for the past decade and became well known for its…
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Jul
09

How CC Carnie Built A Career In Both The Sports And Entertainment Industries

CC Carnie is the Founder and President of Conversion Sports & Entertainment

Those who read our site regularly know how difficult it is to break in to the sports business industry. If you’re a woman, multiply that difficulty by 100. One woman, CC Carnie, has been able to defy those odds and build a career in both sports and music. While attending Plymouth State University, part of…
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Mar
26

Esquire Network To Air Show On Sports Agents Titled “The Agent”

"The Agent" will premiere this summer

Anyone with an interest in the sports agent business has undoubtedly watched Jerry Maguire and, probably, Entourage as well. Outside of Spike TV’s short lived attempt at Super Agent, there has never been a TV series following real sports agents in the USA. The Esquire Network looks to change that after giving the greenlight to…
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Feb
05

theScore Debuts Mobile eSports App

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On February 4th, mobile sports media company theScore launched a dedicated mobile app for eSports. We have recently looked into the growing popularity of eSports and the money involved in competitive gaming. It is estimated that more than 71 million people now watch eSports around the world, with viewing figures of competitive eSports contests now…
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Jan
12

University Of Pikeville Now Offering Athletic Scholarships For ESports

Via University of Pikeville's Website

The following is a guest contribution from Roger R. Quiles, an attorney based in New York City. He received his undergraduate degree from Fordham University and his J.D. from the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law at Yeshiva University. The University of Pikeville is now the second university in the United States to recognize eSports,…
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Jan
10

ESports Tournament Finals Boasts Impressive Viewership

Via UMG Gaming's Facebook page

The following is a guest contribution from Roger R. Quiles, an attorney based in New York City. He received his undergraduate degree from Fordham University and his J.D. from the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law at Yeshiva University.  The popularity of eSports, or playing video games competitively for profit, has seen a drastic increase in…
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Nov
25

Chapman Entertainment And Sports Law Symposium

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What: Chapman University Fowler School of Law 2015 Entertainment & Sports Law Symposium When: Friday, February 6, 2015 9am-5pm Where: Chapman University School of Law – Kennedy Hall 237AB (370 N Glassell St, Orange, CA 92866) Description This year’s theme is ‘Taking Care of Business: How the evolution of the marketplace is changing the rules…
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May
14

CSE Grows Representation Of Media Personalities, Signs TheBigLead.com Founder

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Atlanta-based sports agency, CSE, recently bolstered its extensive client list by adding a group of sports broadcasters and media personalities, including TheBigLead.com Founder, Jason McIntyre, former baseball player and MLB studio analyst Mark DeRosa, CNN International Sports “World Sport” anchor Don Riddell, and ESPN “Around the Horn” analyst Frank Isola. According to Sports Business Journal’s,…
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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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