CT Sports Law Named to Top 50 Blogs Covering the Sports Industry by Sports Adminstration Masters

Sports Administration Masters has listed Connecticut Sports Law on its “Top 50 Blogs Covering the Sports Industry.”  The following blogs were listed in the sports law category: Sports Law Blogs 31.  Connecticut Sports Law: Covering the intersection of sports and the law in Connecticut. 32.  Offside: A Sports Law Blog: As the legal analyst for the […]

Friday Sports Briefs

Thanks to Ben Berger of FootieBusiness.com As he mentioned on footiebusiness.com, Ben Berger was a guest lecturer in my Sports Law class at Quinnipiac School of Law this week.  Ben’s presentation was excellent and his knowledge of the business of soccer, especially MLS, was tremendous.  Although we tend to focus on the four major sports leagues […]

Friday Sports Briefs

John Daly Loses Libel Suit, Tweets Reporter’s Phone Number Over on the Sports Agent & Sports Lawyer Blog,  Jason Wolf covers John Daly’s libel suit against the Jacksonville Times-Union newspaper.  According to Wolf, the judge in that matter granted summary judgment in favor of newspaper, finding that there was no “actual malice” and that the offending column […]

Friday Night Rights: Greenwich Soccer Injury Suit

Thanks to Jason Wolf’s Sports Agent & Sports Lawyer blog , I came across a sports litigation issue right in our backyard.  Greenwich parents Mark and Roseanne Sanford brought suit against the Town of Greenwich in 2005, after their son was injured while playing soccer at Central Middle School.  The son was injured after stepping […]