Tagged: intellectual property

2012 Cardozo Law School Symposium

What: Symposium – Amateur Athletics, Professional IP: Sponsorship, Surveillance, and the London 2012 Olympics When: Thursday, March 8, 2012 Where: Cardozo Law School (55 5th Avenue, New York, NY 10003) Schedule 8:30 – 9:00 AM – Breakfast...

My Jerry Maguire-esque Moment?

On December 31, 2007, I became formally licensed as an athlete agent (commonly referred to as “sports agent”) by my home state of Florida.  The Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulations provided me...

Albany Law School Baseball Law Symposium

Albany Law School Baseball Law Symposium

What: Symposium – Baseball And The Law: America’s National Pastimes When: Monday, April 11, 2011 (10:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m) Where: Albany Law School Agenda 10:00 a.m. (outside room 200) – Continental Breakfast 10:30 a.m. (Room...

Protect Your Clients’ Right Of Publicity

Protect Your Clients’ Right Of Publicity

Athletes are affected by intellectual property law.  If states begin to pass new legislation to restrict athletes’ abilities to protect their Right of Publicity, it will take one potential asset out of our clients’...

MMA Agent Ken Pavia Sued by UFC

MMA Agent Ken Pavia Sued by UFC

MMA’s biggest agent (and SAB interviewee), Ken Pavia along with the up-start Bellator fighting promotion have been sued by UFC parent company, Zuffa LLC. The suit alleges that Pavia passed along trade secrets and...