DEPAUL JOURNAL OF SPORTS LAW & CONTEMPORARY PROBLEMS 2012 Symposium

MONEY & SPORTS: 

ECONOMIC REALITIES OF BEING AN ATHLETE

Friday, March 2, 2012
9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
DePaul University,
DePaul Center Room 8005, 1 E. Jackson Blvd, Chicago, IL 60604

 

Panel I: Economic Realities/Issues Olympic Athletes Encounter

9:05 - 9:45 AM

Moderated by Daniel J. Gandert, Lecturer, Northwestern Law School

  • Matthew E. Lane, Attorney, Sports & Entertainment Law and Litigation, Preti Flaherty
  • Steven J. Thompson, Partner, Litigation and Sports & Entertainment law, Ungaretti & Harris LLP


Panel II: Economic Realities/Issues Professional Athletes Encounter

9:50 – 11:05 AM

  • Pablo S. Torre, Writer-Reporter at Sports Illustrated, CNN/Sports Illustrated
  • Prof. Matthew Parlow, Associate Dean and Professor of Law, Marquette University Law School
  • Prof. Marc Edelman, Professor of Law, Barry University Dwayne O. Andreas School of Law
  • Kevin Schulz, Partner, Sports Industry Team and Transactional & Securities, Foley & Lardner LLP

Panel III: Economic Realities/Issues Amateur Athletes Encounter

11:10-12:10 PM

Moderated by Dean Howard M. Rubin (DePaul College of Law)

  • Geoffrey Rapp, Harold A. Anderson Professor of Law and Values, Toledo College of Law
  • Chris Deubert, Attorney, Ginsberg & Burgos PLLC
  • Darren Heitner, Professor,  of Sport Agency Management at Indiana University Bloomington

 

DePaul Law Students: FREE
General Admission (including CLE credit for lawyers): $60
DePaul Law Alumni: $30
Other DePaul (non-law school) Students, Faculty, & Staff: $15
Other Law Students (non-DePaul): $20


  • To register please see the Registration Form, the Facebook event, or contact us at depaulsportslaw@gmail.com
  • CLE credit is available, 2.75
  • Lunch provided