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Shabbat Shalom: Friday Wrap-up (09/27/2013)

12 September 2010: Houston Texans running back Arian Foster (23) stiff arms Indianapolis Colts free safety Antoine Bethea (41) as he looks to gain a few extra yards in the second half of the Indianapolis Colts vs. Houston Texans football game at Reliant Stadium on Sunday September 12, 2010 in Houston, Texas. Houston won 34-24.
Houston Texans running back Arian Foster says he took money while in college. Surprise, surprise.

Revisiting Gainesville last weekend was a blast, and it is always nice to see the Gators beat up on Tennessee (for the 9th straight time).  This weekend I am in Costa Rica for a good friend’s bachelor party.  A lot of traveling, and who knows when it will end.  This week on FORBES: (1) Former BMX Star To Launch Nutritional Supplement Line At Olympia Fitness And Performance Weekend; and (2) San Francisco Giants And Boston Celtics Recognized In Sports Illustrated’s ‘Twitter 100’ List.  And as always, the weekly wrap-up:



Sports Law

Sports Business

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.