Here are Connecticut Sports Law’s top story lines of 2012, from 2 through 5. Click here to see 6 through 10.
2. Texas A&M’s Johnny Manziel and the trademark rights to his nickname, “Johnny Football.”
3. The pivotal class action lawsuit led by former UCLA basketball player Ed O’Bannon seeks to expand its class to include current NCAA student-athletes and continues to inch towards trial.
5. NCAA’s rule allowing multi-year scholarships survives override.