Friday Wrap-Up

Shabbat Shalom: Friday Wrap-Up

Happy New Year (Rosh Hashanah) to all my fellow Jews.  Start loading up on the carbs in anticipation of Yom Kippur (by far my least favorite holiday, but actually my favorite at the same time…truly appreciate life).  Anyway, I was supposed to be headed to Viera, FL today for All Florida Weekend, but a lot of the high school baseball guys we are talking to are not going to that particular tournament.  I’ll hold off until the big WWBA World Championship starting Oct. 23 in Jupiter.  I’ll be heading there with my dad to check out the best players in this region.  Here are some stories I missed this past week:




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.