Past Events - 2013-2014

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10.14.13: One-on-One with Mark Engstrom, Senior VP and Associate General Counsel, Labor and Employment Relations, CBS.

Please click here for the event flyer.

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02.10.14: First Annual Sports Law Symposium

Keynote Speaker: DeMaurice Smith - Executive Director, NFL Players Association

Panel: "Debating the Washington Redskins Name Change"

  • Jesse Witten - Attorney, Drinker Biddle & Reath
  • David Hinojosa - Sports Writer, Express News
  • David Grosso - D.C. Councilmember At-Large
  • Suzan Harjo - Citizen of theCheyenne and Arapaho tribes, American Indian Rights Advocate*

This panel will be moderated by Professor N. Jeremi Duru, American University

Please click here for the program flyer.

Media coverage from Sports Law Symposium:

  • WUSA9: Redskins Name Change Not a Priority; for print article, click here
  • Think Progress: NFLPA Director: Michael Sam will Make NFL, Union Stronger

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03.24.14: Law and the Music Industry

Panelists:

  • Casey Rae - Interim Executive Director, Future of Music Coalition
  • Brad Pendergast - Senior Counsel for Licensing & Enforcement, SoundExchange
  • John Simson - Director of the Business and Entertainment Program, American University Kogod School of Business

The panel will be moderated by Professor Michael Carroll, American University

Please click here for the program flyer.

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*Was unable to attend at the last minute.