Tagged: ‘Law’

Football Agent Accused of Violating North Carolina Athlete Agent Act
October 10th, 2013 at 8:26 AM
Georgia-based football agent Terry Watson  has been arrested and charged with violating N.C. Gen. Stat. 78C- 85-105, colloquially known as North Carolina's Uniform Athlete Agents Act (PDF available here). A grand jury in Orange County NC indicted the 39-year old head of Watson Sports Agency on 13 counts of athlete..., Now the Official Fantasy Football Game of Sports Media 101; Sign-Up Free, Win Big
September 28th, 2013 at 8:54 AM
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Betting on This Season’s Super Bowl
September 27th, 2013 at 1:26 PM
The 2013/14 NFL season may have started now, but the Super Bowl is still some way in the distance for both fans and teams. However they don’t call them ‘futures’ bets for nothing, so people are already clamoring to get odds on the teams and deciding who to bet on,...

A Look at Two New 9th Circuit Opinions Involing EA Sports and the Right of Privacy
September 20th, 2013 at 2:54 PM
  Two recent 9th Circuit opinions -- both with EA sports as a defendant to the litigation -- ruled opposite ways with regards to the right of privacy concerns at issue.  The overarching issue in both cases is the balance between trademark and similar rights on one hand and First Amendment rights on...

2013 NHL Draft: SportsLaw101′s Collection of Mock Drafts
June 28th, 2013 at 12:03 PM
It's going to be hard to follow the chaos and unpredictability that was last night's NBA draft, but this Sunday beginning at 3pm EST, the NHL will give it a try with their 2013 draft.  Below are links to several 2013 NHL Draft resources to get you ready for Sunday's...