Colleges Headline Sports Business

Villanova’s Annual Sports Law Symposium On The Sports Agency Business

What: The Jeffrey S. Moorad Sports Law Journal Annual Symposium When: Friday, March 21, 2014 Where: Arthur M. Goldberg Commons, Villanova University School of Law Time: 9am – 12pm About: The 2014 Jeffrey S. Moorad Sports Law Journal Symposium — An Inside Look at the World of Agents: Past, Present and Future — provides a […]

Entertainment Headline Sports Law

Miami Law School Set To Discuss NCAA, Evolution Of Music Revenues And Social Media

What: 17th Annual Entertainment and Sports Law Symposium When: Saturday, March 22, 2014 Where: University of Miami, Student Activities Center Speakers Andrew Brandt, NFL Business Analyst, ESPN Matt Buser, Co-Founder, JaMM Entertainment Darryl Cohen, Partner, Cohen, Cooper, Estep & Allen Charlie Feldman, VP Of Writer-Publisher Relations, BMI, Inc. Blake James, Athletic Director, University of Miami […]

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Five ‘Must Follow’ Sports Agents On Twitter In 2014

For agents, aspiring sports business professionals, and students alike, if you consistently read this website, you’re probably interested in the sports agency industry.  Chances are you follow a few agents on Twitter.  You may even be a subscriber to Sports Agent Blog’s ‘Agents Twitter List’.  Below, we’ve highlighted five agents who are ‘must follows’ on […]

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The Great Sports Debate: JD v. JD/MBA vs. MBA

A few weeks ago, Sports Agent Blog received an inquiry asking what degree is more beneficial if one wants to pursue a career in the sports agency industry: a JD vs. a dual-degree JD/MBA vs. just an MBA. Instead of writing an opinion piece, we decided to reach out to five agents — both current […]

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Six Questions With Andrew Brandt, NFL Business Analyst At ESPN

The following “Six Questions” short interview with Andrew Brandt, NFL Business Analyst at ESPN, was conducted by Belmont University Law School student and aspiring sports/entertainment agent Mark J. Burns.  Connect with Andrew on Linkedin and Twitter. 1. When did you first realize you wanted to work in sports? What were some of your first internships/experiences and […]

Colleges Headline Sports Law

2013 Jeffrey S. Moorad Sports Law Journal Symposium

What: Villanova University School of Law’s 2013 Jeffrey S. Moorad Sports Law Journal Symposium – Concussion Conundrum When: Friday, March 15, 2013 Where: The Jeffrey S. Moorad Center for the Study of Sports Law at Villanova University School of Law Overview On Friday, March 15, just weeks before the NFL Concussion Injury Litigation goes to trial in Philadelphia, […]

Contract Negotiation Headline NFL Players

How Football Agents Get Their Clients More Money

ESPN NFL Business Analyst, Andrew Brandt, knows himself some football.  Not only was he formerly Vice President of Player Finance and General Counsel of the Green Bay Packers for roughly a decade, he also was a well known football agent at one point in his life.  Thus, when he opines about football agency related matters, it is […]

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How To Be A Better Negotiator

My friend Andrew Brandt of the National Football Post (NFP) is teaming up with some staff members at University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School of Business to host a Negotiations Seminar titled, “How to be a Better Negotiator” on April 16.  The event will take place from 12:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Registration, which costs $395, […]

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Webinar On The State Of NFL Labor Relations

The key to success for anyone hoping to become an NFL agent, or to work in football in any capacity, is awareness.  A keen understanding of the rules governing the industry and how they are changing at this critical time in NFL history is difficult to attain, yet it is absolutely essential for anyone who […]