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Major League Baseball Locks Out Players For First Time Since 1990

For the first time since 1990, Major League Baseball (MLB) has locked out its players after management and the MLB Players Association (MLBPA) could not come to an agreement on a new collective bargaining agreement (CBA). The previous CBA expired last night at 11:59 PM EST. Prior to 1990, the MLB locked out its players […]

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Post-Winter Meetings, MLB Looks To Catch Up

With the MLB Winter Meetings coming to a close, the lackluster number of big signings have left MLB fans with yet another off season of relatively slow activity. Key free agents Bryce Harper and Manny Machado, who are likely to get large nine-figure paydays, remain unsigned. The MLB free agency period dulls in comparison to […]

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1st Annual NYU School Of Law Sports Law Symposium

What: First Annual New York University School of Law Sports Law Symposium When: March 23, 2012 (10:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.) Where: Vanderbilt Hall, 40 Washington Square South, New York, New York Panels: Collective Bargaining and Labor Relations (10:00 am – 11:50 am) What is the topic occupying most sports attorneys lately? Drug testing? Crime? No, it’s collective […]