By Alfredo Bustamante, 1L
On April 22, 2014, the Center for Sports Law & Policy (CSLP) at...
Jack A. Green has served as Professor of Management at Wentworth Institute of Technology since his retirement from Converse Inc. From 2002-2007 he was also Department Head for the Department of Humanities, Social Sciences and Management. From 1972-2002 he was employed by Converse, the global athletic footwear and apparel company as its Senior Vice President Administration, General Counsel and Secretary. Mr. Green was responsible for Converse’s legal, intellectual property, real estate, human resources, investor relations, apparel, information technology, licensing and facilities management functions. Additionally, he served as Corporate Secretary, Chairman of the Pension and Benefits Committee and Vice President, General Counsel and Director of all worldwide subsidiaries. Mr. Green has served as a Director and Chairman of the Board of Arrow Mutual Liability Insurance Company from 1997 to the present. From 2000 to 2012 he was Adjunct Professor of Business Law at Tufts University. Currently, he is a member of the Board of Commissioners of the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education. Mr. Green also serves as General Counsel and/or Business Consultant for numerous companies including, Ma-Shan Iron & Steel Company, Converse Mexico, Converse Argentina, Seligence LLC, Freedom Innovations, Inc. and Patriot Benefits LLC. He holds Bachelor of Business Administration and Juris Doctor Degrees from the University of Michigan. He has guest lectured widely, including at Harvard Business and Law Schools, the University of Notre Dame Law School and Princeton University. He currently teaches International Sports Law at Thomas Jefferson Law School in San Diego, CA and Business Law at Miracosta College in Oceanside, CA.