Sports & Entertainment Law Section

October 30, 2014
Report: UNC Gives Easy A's to Student-Athletes

A recent investigation of academic fraud at UNC shows that student-athletes have been enrolled in easier courses during 18 years of NCAA competition. Check out this post for more information.

October 14, 2014
Nine NFL Players Opt Out of Settlement Offer

The deadline to opt out of the proposed concussion settlement is Oct. 14. Nine players have rejected the offer and wish to delay the deadline.

September 15, 2014
NFL Arrests by the Numbers

Recent NFL scandals have rocked the legal community, and this article breaks down data that shows criminal activity of NFL players over the last 14 years.

August 26, 2014
Colts Commit to Fund Indiana High School Coaches' Training

The Colts will fund Heads Up Football safety program for all Indiana high school football coaches in 2015.

August 20, 2014
A Winning Night for the Sports & Entertainment Law Section at Victory Field

Section members and law students gathered to watch the Indians game on August 18. What they didn't expect to see was their own Joel Tragesser and Jaclyn Flint take home a win in the 7th inning!

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The mission of the IndyBar's Sports & Entertainment Law Section is to promote the objects of the Association within the field of sports and entertainment law. To that end, it shall be the purposes of this section: (1) to concern itself with every aspect of the ethical practice of sports and entertainment law; (2) to become familiar with and get involved with current sports and entertainment events and issues in the State of Indiana; (3) to study, report upon and recommend improvements to legislation, whether federal or state, pertaining to the section's concerns; (4) to bring together members of the Association interested in sports and entertainment law and to confer upon the various issues in these areas; and (5) to promote the legal education of members of the Association and the public by sponsoring meetings, institutes and conferences and by preparing and publishing articles concerning sports and entertainment law.
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A Message from the Section Chairs

“Welcome. The Sports & Entertainment Law Section focuses on a wide variety of legal and business issues related to the sports, arts and entertainment industries. Members of this Section include sports and entertainment lawyers in a variety of fields, including transactional and litigation lawyers, in-house counsel, and lawyers in private practice, as well as faculty members and students of Indiana University’s Robert H. McKinney School of Law.

Section members receive invitations to presentations, CLE programs and events relating to issues of interest to our members, which cater to all professionals, not just practitioners. The Section also serves as a forum for sports and entertainment lawyers to network and share their knowledge and experience. If you are not already a member, we encourage you to join this valuable section.”

AJ Correale, Frost Brown Todd LLC, & Joel Tragesser, Quarles & Brady LLP  - 2014 Sports & Entertainment Law Section Co-Chairs

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