NCAA Law

Former UCLA basketball player Ed O’Bannon is going after the National Collegiate Athletic Association and several companies that license college sports merchandise and video games in a likeness lawsuit for using players’ likenesses without permission or compensation. O’Bannon [...]

NCAA Law

Family members of the late Penn State football head coach Joe Paterno plan to bring a lawsuit against the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) over the sanctions the league levied against the university in the wake of the Jerry Sandusky scandal, a representative of the family told [...]

Business Law

Once again, Rutgers University is being shamed on a national level. Julie Hermann, the new Rutgers Athletic Director, is already facing a wave of criticism over a sexual discrimination lawsuit she was involved in during her tenure as the senior athletics administrator at Louisville in 2008, [...]

Business Law

  The recent release of video showing disturbing actions of the former head basketball coach belies the national reputation of one of the oldest colleges in the nation.  Unfortunately, this debacle reinforces the pattern of ill advised decisions that have been made since my days as a proud [...]