NFL Draft: Links and Local Connections

Congratulations to UConn’s Anthony Sherman (Arizona Cardinals), Lawrence Wilson (Carolina Panthers), Jordan Todman (San Diego Chargers) and Greg Lloyd (Philadelphia Eagles) for being selected in the 2011 NFL Draft.  Here are some links to the excellent coverage of the UConn draftees by the Hartford Courant’s Desmond Conner: Sherman Is First UConn Player Taken In Draft […]

Joe Linta, Connecticut’s Sports Agent

Is there a market for sports agents in Connecticut?  This is a question that I have been asked a number of times.  My response is often “yes, see Joe Linta.”  (Also, see my post “Is There A Market for Sports Agents in Connecticut?  Next Question!”) Chip Malafronte of the New Haven Register, wrote an interesting […]

Is There a Market for Sports Agents in Connecticut? Next Question!

Since Connecticut Sports Law was launched in March, I have often been asked whether there is a market for sports agents in the Constitution State.  On the heels of Robinson & Cole’s attempt to enter the business, those questions have only increased in frequency.  Here are a couple thoughts on the market: The market for sports […]