Nightmare Clients of the Week

Nightmare Clients for the Week of March 11th-March 18th

1. Gustavo Chacin of the Toronto Blue Jays must have not realized that Florida’s blood-alcohol content limit is .08, because he logged a .152 and was arrested for DUI [Jays pitcher Chacin arrested, charged with DUI].

2. Tank Johnson of the Chicago Bears likes to go fishing, but that won’t help him avoid a 120 day jail sentence for his “collection of toys” [He Might Want To Lay Off The Nickname In Jail].

3. Scot Pollard of the Cleveland Cavaliers actually said to a TV camera, “Hey kids, do drugs.” I wish I was joking [Scott Pollard supports Terrorism].

4. Arjun Atwal, PGA Tour golfer, seems to have been involved in a street race that killed one person [PGA Tour golfer under investigation after fatal crash].

By Darren Heitner

Darren Heitner created Sports Agent Blog as a New Year's Resolution on December 31, 2005. Originally titled, "I Want To Be A Sports Agent," the website was founded with the intention of causing Heitner to learn more about the profession that he wanted to join, meet reputable individuals in the space and force himself to stay on top of the latest news and trends.

Heitner now runs Heitner Legal, P.L.L.C., which is a law firm with many practice areas, including sports law and contract law. Heitner has represented numerous athletes and sports agents as legal counsel. He has also served as an Adjunct Professor at Indiana University Bloomington from 2011-2014, where he created and taught a course titled, Sport Agency Management, which included subjects ranging from NCAA regulations to athlete agent certification and the rules governing the profession. Heitner serves as an Adjunct Professor at the University of Florida Levin College of Law, where he teaches a Sports Law class that includes case law surrounding athlete agents and the NCAA rules.

One reply on “Nightmare Clients for the Week of March 11th-March 18th”

Well, it is just another week where high-profile atheletes make high-profile mistakes.

Comments are closed.