It’s “March Madness!”

For those of you that have been feverishly watching the NCAA basketball tournament: “March Madness” is a trademark!  It happens to be registered by a holding company owned by the NCAA and a high school athletic association located in Illinois called March Madness Athletic Association, L.L.C. Apparently the Illinois High School Association has used the … Continue reading

This week in the news…

“A federal prosecutor on Thursday recommended that All-Star shortstop Miguel Tejada get probation and no prison time for misleading Congress about the use of performance-enhancing drugs.” See the story here. Joba Chamberlain’s DUI hearing is postponed for the 3rd time. Read about it here. As Michael McCann points out in a new SI.com article, “Roger … Continue reading

Shameless Self Promotion . . .

If you’re interested in the carriage issues between the NFL Network and cable providers, please take a look at my Note on SSRN, The NFL Network versus Cable Providers: Throwing a Penalty Flag on the Fans. I would appreciate any comments, suggestions, or criticisms you might have. Thanks. You can contact me by clicking here.