LGP 956 (01) - Pro Sports Law: Unique Relationship, Leagues, Team and Players

Professional Sports Law

Law   Franklin Pierce School of Law :: General Practice (LAW)
Credits: 2.0
Term: Fall 2022 - Law (08/22/2022 - 12/16/2022)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   25  
CRN: 14602
This course examines various legal issues affecting professional sports industries and the relationship between leagues, teams, players and affected third-parties. Topics include related issues in antitrust, labor, work stoppages, contracts, intellectual property, advertising/brand management, torts, franchise relocation, immigration, disability and pension systems, anti-discrimination, regulation of private associations, regulation of athlete agents and their ethical duties, sports broadcasting and esports. Pursuit of careers in sports law, especially becoming attorneys for teams or leagues or becoming sports agents, is also covered.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Instructors: Michael McCann

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/22/2022 12/16/2022 W 12:30pm - 2:30pm UNHL 102