Fall 2012 Course Schedule

Sports Law (LAW-674-001)

Meets: 11:00 AM - 12:20 PM (TTH) - Room 601

Enrolled: 30 / Limit: 30

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Please read the first 30 pages of your textbook for the first class meeting on Tuesday, August 21.


An introduction to legal and business aspects of the sports industry. The course will examine the structure of professional sports, including the interrelationship of leagues, clubs, and individual athletes and their representatives. Antitrust, labor, and contract law principles will be discussed, as will practical aspects of practicing law in the professional sports industry. Topics also will include negotiating and drafting contracts and ethical considerations in representing the professional athlete.

Textbooks and Other Materials

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First Class Readings

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