The Legal State of Collegiate Athletics: Update on Recent Case and Legislative Developments

December 3, 2020 at 12:00pm1:00pm
Fox Rothschild LLP

In May, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals upheld a lower court ruling that certain NCAA rules violated antitrust law by limiting compensation for student-athletes for a wide range of benefits that the court determined were related to education, and prohibiting the NCAA from limiting payment of those expenses for student athletes within athletic scholarships.

Join Erik Albright and Jonathan Heyl for a discussion of Alston v. NCAA, which the NCAA has petitioned the U.S. Supreme Court for review, and the status of name, image and likeness (NIL) legislation at the state and federal levels. This webinar will also cover the recently filed House class action in the Ninth Circuit relating to social media, broadcast and other NIL claims.

This program will take place as an interactive live webinar. It will not be broadcast in any Fox Rothschild office.