Sports Law. Legal news and articles for November 29 - 30, 2011

Brent Batten: You can bet gaming bill will change. Or can you?AP Source: Feds Search Fine's OfficeJudge rejects effort by Fox Sports for Selig, McCourt to testify at Dodgers ...Bahamas Law Enforcement Sports Challenge announcedWhat Minnesota's New Sports Concussion Law Means for Lakeville's Hockey PlayersNJ Sports and Exposition Authority can't keep contracts with entertainers ...The law of incremental gainsPresident uneasy about quick amendment to law on match-fixingSports briefsJohn Tierney kin's fate in hands of jurySports complex in dire need of a makeoverChat with Andrew BrandtGonzalez Saggio & Harlan LLP Expanding Washington DC Office With Addition of ...Bahamas Law Enforcement Sports Challenge announcedGonzalez Saggio & Harlan LLP Expanding Washington DC Office With Addition of ...

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KXNet.comNovember 2, 2011

Police chief Keith Ternes said at a Tuesday news conference that he is working with law enforcement in Cass and Clay counties to take a proactive approach to the recent robberies. The Fargo Forum reports that Ternes called the recent string of four ...more »

Law & order: AHSAA
Anniston StarNovember 3, 2011

But just when it seemed as if everything, and I do mean everything, would have to take a temporary backseat to the most hyped regular-season college football game in the history of the sport, the state high school playoffs provide us with more drama ...more »

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Brent Batten: You can bet gaming bill will change. Or can you?
Naples Daily NewsNovember 30, 2011

John Sowinski, president of No Casinos, a group fighting the expansion of gambling in Florida, believes the law as written would allow the three mega-casinos it would authorize to offer sports book. Only Nevada, and on a more limited basis, Oregon, ...more »

AP Source: Feds Search Fine's Office
ABC NewsNovember 30, 2011

Federal agents have searched the campus office of former Syracuse assistant basketball coach Bernie Fine as part of the investigation of child molestation allegations against him, according to a law enforcement official ...more »

Judge rejects effort by Fox Sports for Selig, McCourt to testify at Dodgers ...
Washington PostNovember 30, 2011

“This is all about Mr. McCourt, and this is all about Mr. McCourt addressing his personal liabilities,” Werkheiser said. “That is not a valid bankruptcy purpose.” After hearing several hours of arguments, US Bankruptcy Judge Kevin Gross noted the ...more »

Bahamas Law Enforcement Sports Challenge announced
The Freeport NewsNovember 30, 2011

Join us for the first ever Bahamas Law Enforcement Sports Challenge, an 'Olympic Games'-style international sports event for Law Enforcement (including Police, Fire & Border Control officers). A five day event starting on January 18, 2012. ...more »

What Minnesota's New Sports Concussion Law Means for Lakeville's Hockey Players
Patch.comNovember 30, 2011

Editor's Note: This story is the first in a three-part series examining the new state law on sports-related concussions in Minnesota youth sports. Look for parts two and three on Wednesday and Thursday. Looking back, Lakeville South High School ...more »

NJ Sports and Exposition Authority can't keep contracts with entertainers ...
The Star-Ledger - NJ.comNovember 30, 2011

The sports authority last year reported the arena had a net income of $2.1 million, representing $30.7 million in revenue against $28.6 million in expenses. The newspaper, which was represented by Keith Miller of the Newark law firm of Robinson, ...more »

The law of incremental gains
expressandstar.com (blog)November 30, 2011

Cycling is a sport in which GB is a world leader and the way they have achieved this has gone down in sports mythology. Their success is down to the Law of Incremental Gains. This means making each element of both bike and cyclist just a little bit ...more »

President uneasy about quick amendment to law on match-fixing
Today's ZamanNovember 30, 2011

Turkish President Abdullah Gül has said he is uneasy about recent amendments to a law covering sports crimes only months after the law was approved by Parliament, which he says urges him to examine the amendments more carefully. ...more »

Sports briefs
Chapel Hill NewsNovember 30, 2011

"Preventing Concussion in Sport: From Lab to Law," a seminar on Dec. 2 at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, will explore the personal and scientific significance of traumatic brain injuries among young athletes. The event features Kevin ...more »

John Tierney kin's fate in hands of jury
Boston HeraldNovember 30, 2011

The first case to be tried under President George W. Bush's Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act of 2006 is in the hands of a jury charged with deciding if a congressman's brother-in-law took American sports fanatics for ...more »

Sports complex in dire need of a makeover
New Straits TimesNovember 30, 2011

By G.Selvakumar | 0 comments MY brother-in-law and his family were down for the festive season. We took his children for a swim in the Ipoh public pool at the sports complex. The last time I went swimming there with the family was almost a decade ago. ...more »

Chat with Andrew Brandt
ESPNNovember 29, 2011

He is also a lecturer at the Wharton School of Business, teaching Sports Law, Sports Business and Negotiations. He has written for Forbes, the Huffington Post and Sports Business Journal, while also appearing across all ESPN TV, radio and online ...more »

Gonzalez Saggio & Harlan LLP Expanding Washington DC Office With Addition of ...
Sacramento BeeNovember 29, 2011

Mr. Clayton also served as trial attorney for the National Labor Relations Board. He has more than 30 years of experience with unfair labor practices, arbitration, and collective bargaining negotiations in the healthcare, communications, transportation ...more »

Bahamas Law Enforcement Sports Challenge announced
thebahamasweekly.comNovember 29, 2011

Freeport, Bahamas - Join us for the first ever Bahamas Law Enforcement Sports Challenge, an 'Olympic Games'-style international sports event for Law Enforcement (including Police, Fire & Border Control officers). ...more »

Gonzalez Saggio & Harlan LLP Expanding Washington DC Office With Addition of ...
MarketWatch (press release)November 29, 2011

Mr. Clayton was named the National Bar Association's Sports & Entertainment Lawyer of the year in 2004. He has served as counsel to the National Basketball Players Association and the National Football Players Association, in addition to representing ...more »

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