THE INAUGURAL NATIONAL SPORTS LAW NEGOTIATION COMPETITION & SYMPOSIUM, FALL 2011
Thomas Jefferson School of Law
Friday, September 23, 2011 - Sunday, September 25, 2011
Congratulations to the NSLNC 2011 Champion Southwestern Law School team of Jennifer Callen and Timothy Sutton and Runner-Up University of California, Hastings College of the Law team of Kathryn Miller and Billy Hileman.
2011 REGISTERED COMPETITION TEAMS
Fordham University School of Law
2011 COMPETITION NOTES - Weekend Itinerary
Competition Rules/Judge's Score Sheet & "General Facts" for Rounds One (1) & Two (2), and the Final Round:
Round One (1) & Two (2) Match-Ups (Each A1-A10 and B1-B10 team code number represents an individual team from each law school, which were sent to the teams privately. Each panel number represents an internal designation of each set of three judges).
10th ANNUAL SPORTS LAW SYMPOSIUM (2011)
(NSLNC Competitors admission included in registration fee)
at Thomas Jefferson School of Law
12:00 - 12:30 p.m. Registration outside of room 325 (lunch and refreshments provided)
12:30 - 1:30 p.m. Panel 1: “Negotiating Contracts on behalf of Professional Athletes"
Brian Hannula, Esq., The Law Office of Brian M. Hannula
Craig Fenech, Esq., Law Offices of Craig E. Fenech; Sports Lawyers Association Board of Director
Vered N. Yakovee, Esq., Law Offices of Vered N. Yakovee; Editor-in-Chief of Entertainment & Sports Lawyer; Sports Law Lecturer at USC Gould School of Law
Barry Axelrod, Esq., Sports & Entertainment Lawyer
1:30 - 1:45 p.m. Break
1:45 - 2:45 p.m. Panel 2: “Handling and Avoiding Major Infractions in Big-time Athletic Programs: What can we learn from USC, Miami and Ohio State”
Professor Rodney Smith, Director of TJSL Center of Sports Law & Policy
Brian Adkins, Esq., Soden & Steinberger, LLP
Earl Edwards, Athletic Director at University of California San Diego
Jeff Levine, Esq., The Law Offices of Singer Pistiner, P.C.
Moderator: Randy Grossman, Esq., The Law Offices of Randy M. Grossman
Director: Jeremy M. Evans '11 (NSLNC@tjsl.edu)
Alumni Advisor: Brandon Leopoldus '10
Sports Law/Adjunct Faculty Advisor: Randy Grossman '94
Center for Sports Law & Policy Advisor: Rodney Smith
ADR Faculty Advisor: Paul Spiegelman