Entertainment Law

Hollywood Contracts Whenever an actor signs on to a movie, television show, commercial or other project, both parties have to come to a contractual agreement. The following are some of the most common mistakes made when signing a contract: Not securing the opinion of an attorney Whenever an [...]

NCAA Law

Jeffrey Kessler Lawsuit The NCAA is currently basking in the glory of one of the best first weekends of the annual March Madness tournament in history – with major upsets, such as Mercer over Duke and North Dakota State over Oklahoma. However, it isn’t all good for the NCAA, as [...]

NCAA Law

NCAA Athlete Transfer University of Nevada Las Vegas guard, Bryce Dejean-Jones, is just the latest college athlete to consider requesting a transfer from his or her school and he most certainly won’t be the last. In most cases, athletes are required to sit out a year, but Dejean-Jones is [...]

NCAA Law

NCAA Athlete Compensation For a couple of years now, different parties have been making the argument that college athletes should be compensated for play, as athletic programs are bringing in millions upon millions of dollars each year. For example, USA Today reported that the University of [...]

NCAA Law

NCAA Compensation State of Affairs In the current climate, the compensation of college athletes is capped at an academic scholarship, which changes in value based on the school. No matter how famous – i.e. Johnny Manziel – any athlete who receives payment outside of a scholarship [...]

Entertainment Law

Pistorius in Court South African disabled runner, Oscar Pistorius, who was accused of murdering his girlfriendĀ Reeva Steenkamp, cried and vomited in courtĀ on March 10th while hearing a pathologist testify as to Steenkamp’s injuries, according to CNN. Pistorius, 27, admits that he shot [...]