O’Bannon v. NCAA Update

A quick update on In re NCAA Student-Athlete Name and Likeness Litigation, better known as O’Bannon v. NCAA, the class action lawsuit concerning the use of the likenesses of former college basketball players in video games produced by EA Sports. 

I wrote a piece for the Connecticut Law Tribune on O’Bannon last spring, which can be accessed by clicking on this link.

Here are a few recent developments in the case:

Stay tuned for more updates on this case.


  1. […] After I posted an update on O’Bannon v. NCAA on Tuesday, another story emerged: the NCAA is pushing for the discovery of Sonny Vaccaro’s records concerning his role in the lawsuit.  Vacarro has been referred to as an unpaid consultant for the plaintiffs and has worked to add former athletes to the suit.  Jon Solomon of the Birmingham News has the story. […]

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