Sports Law | L4545
The course studies the legal problems of professional athletics. It applies the application of contract law, antitrust, labor law and income tax to the functioning of a professional league. The question of governmental regulation of professional sports is a constant focus of students' work. Special attention is given to the impact of these questions on negotiating players' contracts.
Credit Hours: 3
ULW: This course will satisfy the Upper Level Writing requirement (ULW)