Oregon University:2011 Sports and Entertainment Law Conference

This year’s SELC will be on Friday January 28th, 2011 at the White Stag Building in Portland, Oregon. Panels and discussion will start at 9:15am and run till 4:30pm.  Registration will be from 8:00am – 9:00am. This site will tell you want you need to know about registration, panels, panelists, directions to the White Stag, … Continue reading

EASL Week at University of Maryland School of Law

The University of Maryland School of Law’s Entertainment, Arts, and Sports Law Association (EASL) is hosting its first EASL Week, starting on Monday, April 12th. The first event is a brown bag lunch with Damon Jones, the General Counsel of The Washington Nationals, who will discuss, among other things, the “greening” of Nationals Park and recent publicity rights litigation. … Continue reading

IP Piracy in Latin America

A California Western Law Student contacted me the other day about a video on IP Piracy in Latin America produced by an organization called Proyecto ACCESO. If you’d like to set up a screening at your school or find out more about the film, contact Chinthana Konganda.

Seton Hall Journal of Sports & Entertainment Law 2010 Symposium

Date of Symposium: February 26, 2010 9:00am-5:00pm The Seton Hall Journal of Sports & Entertainment Law will be hosting its annual Symposium on February 26, 2010, to address current sports and entertainment issues.  Specifically, this event will examine the National Football League’s Rooney Rule, discuss financial and estate planning for athletes and entertainers, and consider … Continue reading

Fifth Annual Widener Sports & Entertainment Law CLE Symposium

Date: Wednesday February 24th, 2010 Time: 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. 5 CLE Credits—PA & DE Location: Ruby R. Vale Moot Courtroom Main Law Building Sports, Film/TV, Music, & Ethics Panels Contact James Pitts for more details. Date: Wednesday February 24th, 2010 Time: 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. 5 CLE Credits—PA & DE Location: Ruby … Continue reading

NSELS Blog named a top 50 sports business blog

Check out the post here. Thanks to all our readers and authors.

New Event

Due to unforeseen circumstances, we will no longer be holding the NSELS event in New Orleans. However, we have teamed up with the University of Florida School of Law for their event in January.

Save the Date! Oct. 16-17, 2009

We’re currently working on an NSELS national event on Oct. 16 – Oct. 17, 2009.  This is a Friday and Saturday at the Contemporary Arts Center in downtown New Orleans.  We currently have a co-sponsorship with the Grammy Foundation, The Recording Academy, and the Entertainment Law Initiative.  Also, we are teaming up with the Jazz … Continue reading

Interview with Vered N. Yakovee, Editor-in-Chief of the Entertainment & Sports Lawyer

Vered Yakovee is a dynamic individual. She is well-connected and well-versed in the sports and entertainment law fields. She teaches Sports Law at USC Gould School of Law, practices all aspects of sports law and insurance coverage law, and is Editor-in-Chief of the ABA Forum on the Entertainment and Sports Industries’ Entertainment & Sports Lawyer. … Continue reading

Jonathan Lee’s Entertainment Recap: July 13-17

The greatly anticipated movie, “Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince” opened in theatres this past week. One company that is taking advantage of this box office hit is I MAX corp. They are hoping to expand to greater markets outside North America, mainly targeting Asia. China is already set to open 32 more I MAX … Continue reading