Mar
    31

    The 2015 Berkeley Law Sports Conference

    Boalt Hall School of Law at Cal Berkeley is hosting a sports law conference on Friday, April 3.

    What:  UC Berkeley Law: Boalt Hall Sports and Law Conference When: Friday, April 3 10:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Evening reception to follow. Where: California Memorial Stadium, University Club Suites, 210 Stadium Rim Way, Berkeley, CA 94720 Overview: Berkeley Law has assembled an impressive all-star lineup for its April 3 Sports & Law Conference. Six months…
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    Mar
    30

    8th Annual FAMU Law EASLS Entertainment & Sports Law Symposium

    Florida A&M College of Law 8th Annual Symposium

    What: 8th Annual Florida A&M College of Law EASLS Entertainment & Sports Law Symposium When: Friday, April 10th 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Where: 201 Beggs Ave, Room 240, Orlando, FL 32801 Overview: The goal of this year’s Symposium is to have a well-rounded group of panel members to elicit in-depth discussions in regards to the…
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    Mar
    30

    The Impressive Rise Of Daniel Hazan, The NBA’s Youngest Agent, And Jazz Guard Elijah Millsap

    Andrew Hoenig, Daniel Hazan, and Elijah Millsap

    Few industries are harder to break into than the sports agent industry. Established agencies are rarely looking to hire many people and starting your own agency is an even tougher battle to face. Don’t tell that to Daniel Hazan, the 23-year-old Founder of Hazan Sports Management who has already landed his client, Elijah Millsap, a…
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    Mar
    27

    Shabbat Shalom: Friday Wrap-up (3/27/15)

    Head Coach Rick Pitino and AD Tom Jurich help run College Basketball's most profitable team
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    This week was a very cool and memorable one for Darren. Not only did he purchase his first home, but he also got to sit on the panel at his alma maters Sports Law Symposium (University of Florida). Here are his contributions from this week on FORBES: (1) Louisville Slugger To Be Acquired For $70 Million;…
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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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    Mar
    25

    Beverly Hills Sports Council Announces New Office And Restructuring

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    Baseball agency Beverly Hills Sports Council has announced a new headquarters located in Santa Monica. Partners Rick Thurman and Dan Horwits have also announced that there have been changes to the senior management of the company, which recently celebrated its 30th year representing baseball players. Founded in 1984, BHSC also has offices in Scottsdale, Tampa,…
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    Mar
    24

    5th Annual Entertainment And Sports Law Association Symposium

    5th Annual Entertainment and Sports Law Symposium

    What: 5th Annual Entertainment and Sports Law Association Symposium Where: Moot Court Room of Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, 1801 Euclid Avenue Cleveland, OH 44115 When: Friday, April 10, 2015 from 8:30 AM to 1:00 PM Description Topics to be covered at the 5th annual entertainment and sports law association symposium: 1. Owning and Operating a…
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    Mar
    24

    On To The Next One: Erick Aybar

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    Midway through a 4 year, $35 million, contract, Angels shortstop Erick Aybar has decided to make a switch in his representation. Aybar has dropped Relativity Baseball and signed with Roc Nation Sports. Juan Perez will serve as Aybar’s agent per Liz Mullen of SportsBusiness Journal. In 2014 Aybar had a .278 batting average with 7…
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    Mar
    24

    Steinberg Sports Agency Academy Returns

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    Steinberg Sports Agency Academy is returning after a successful first run back in October 2014. The purpose of the academy is to teach a new generation of ethical agents how to enhance athlete’s lives and create a better world. During the duration of the academy attendees will learn how to form a practice, recruiting, negotiation,…
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    Mar
    23

    Olympic Gold Medalist Missy Franklin Turns Pro; Signs With WME/IMG

    Missy Franklin

    Fresh off of her three individual titles and a team championship at last week’s NCAA championships, Olympic swimmer Missy Franklin has decided to turn pro and has signed with WME-IMG’s Mark Ervin. At the 2012 London Olympics, Missy brought back a total of five medals, four of which were gold. Despite all the potential for…
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