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Miami Heat’s Jimmy Butler In Legal Dispute With Ex-Managers Over Nike Deal

First reported by The Blast, Independent Sports & Entertainment (ISE) is suing Miami Heat star Jimmy Butler for breach of contract. In the suit the firm claims that Butler signed an agreement with them back in 2013 involving assistance in marketing and public relations. The deal consisted of language agreeing to commissions for services including […]

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Shabbat Shalom: Friday Wrap-Up (10/18/2012)

Huge game this weekend between my Florida Gators and South Carolina.  I have a trial set to begin on Monday, so do not expect too much out of me in the immediate future.  My contributions on Forbes.com this week included: 1) The Brooklyn Nets Are Not Found At Nets.com, But They Should Be!; 2) Red […]

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Product Review: Deuce Brand Watches

Product Review by University of Miami law school student and Wolfe Law Miami, P.A. law clerk, Amber Wilson. Follow her @aywilson. Let me start off by disclosing that I am a Miami Heat fan (disclaimer: if you live in Boston, or just about anywhere with an area code other than 305, don’t give up on me yet). […]

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2011/12 Miami Heat Preview – In Case A Season Happens

We have been doing Miami Heat season previews every year for the past four years.  While it is uncertain as to whether or not there will even be a 2011/12 NBA season, Bryan Saul took the time to prepare a preview…just in case. Team Name: Miami Heat Last Year’s Record: 58-24 Key Free Agents: Restricted: Mario Chalmers […]

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Shabbat Shalom: Friday Wrap-Up (6/3/2011)

Really tough loss for the Miami Heat last night.  Chris Bosh is not living up to his role as part of “The Big Three” thus far in the 2011 NBA Finals.  Let’s see if the Heat are able to take at least one away from the Mavericks in Dallas.  The 2011 MLB Draft starts in […]

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Shabbat Shalom: Friday Wrap-Up (1/28/2011)

I am heading to Tampa for the weekend to experience Gasparilla for the first time.  While everyone has been complaining about the snow, it has been absolutely beautiful down here in South Florida.  Hate to rub it in, but it feels real good.  Here are a couple of clips (Part 1/Part 2) from last weekend’s […]

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Shabbat Shalom: Friday Wrap-Up (12/2/2010)

It was painful to be at Doak Campbell Stadium while the Florida Gators got destroyed by the Florida State Seminoles.  And then we get beat by the University of Central Florida in basketball.  It just is not the year for Gator sports.  I went to my first Miami Heat game of the season this week. […]

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NBA Blog Previews: Southeast Division Recap

If you missed our preview of the 2010/11 Miami Heat, be sure to check it out right here.  It is included in this round of preview links.  We are biased, but it seems as though the Heat will not have much of a problem winning the division.  That said, it is one of the most […]

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The 2010/11 Miami Heat Preview – Championship Or Bust

Team Name: Miami Heat This Year’s Predicted Record: 64-18 Last Year’s Record: 47-35 Key Losses: Quentin Richardson, Jermaine O’Neal, Michael Beasley, Dorell Wright, Daequan Cook Key Additions: LeBron James, Chris Bosh, Zydrunas Ilgauskas, Juwan Howard, Mike Miller, Eddie House 1. What significant moves were made during the off-season? The real question is, what significant moves […]

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LeBron James, Dwyane Wade, Chris Bosh – All Affected By “The Decision”

Many agents take on a greater role than strictly negotiating the contracts for their athlete clients.  This is especially the case for the more notable athletes who generate a large portion of their income through activities off of the court/field of play.  Agents who wear a marketing hat for representation purposes must not only be […]