New Blog Series: Connecticut Sports Recruiting

“A student athlete gets recruited once in a lifetime.  College coaches recruit hundreds of players each year.  So the bottom line is that players and parents need to be educated.” –Tom Lamb, Head Football Coach and Athletic Director, Natick (Mass.) High School Two clients that I have represented in my sports law practice sought assistance […]

Oliver v. NCAA: Court Throws Out NCAA Baseball Lawyer-Agent Rule

“A basic purpose of this Association is to maintain intercollegiate athletics as an integral part of the educational program and the athlete as an integral part of the student body and, by so doing, retain a clear line of demarcation between intercollegiate athletics and professional sports.”  -NCAA Bylaw 1.3.1 Amateurism, one of the NCAA’s guiding […]