“A Ballpark Overview: The Field of Sports Law”

Date: Friday, October 13, 2017

Time: 8:30-11:45

Location: Schaeffer Center Eye Lounge, Regions Field

Presented by: Cumberland Law Review and American Journal of Trial Advocacy

Cumberland School of Law, Samford University

     The Cumberland Law Review and American Journal of Trial Advocacy present “A Ballpark Overview: The Field of Sports Law” at Regions Field in Birmingham, Alabama. The purpose of this event is to continue legal scholarship by providing a forum for outstanding lawyers in their practice areas of NCAA Compliance, Title IX, and Sports Agency to share their expertise with other legal professionals. The event will provide attendees with three (3) hours of CLE credit. Please direct any questions to Sean Herald (sherald@samford.edu) and Allyson Swecker (aswecker@samford.edu). We look forward to seeing you on October 13th!

Seating is limited. Please RSVP to JTrialAd@samford.edu.

Schedule

Schaeffer Eye Center Club Lounge, Regions Field

1401 First Avenue South, Birmingham, AL

Registration––7:45 AM

Opening Remarks––8:30 AM

Eligibility Issues of Blue Chip and International Student-Athletes––8:45 AM

Donald M. JacksonCumberland School of LawThe Sports Group

Sports Agency––9:15 AM

Patrick H. StrongBalch & Bingham, LLP

Panel: NCAA Compliance––9:45 AM

C. Clayton Bromberg, Jr.Starnes, Davis, Florie LLP

Jay M. EzelleStarnes, Davis, Florie, LLP

William KingSoutheastern Conference

Clinton T. SpeegleLightfoot, Franklin & White, LLC

Moderator: Patrick H. StrongBalch & Bingham

Tennessee v. Brandon E. Banks––10:45 AM

Roger MooreDavidson County, Tennessee, District Attorney’s Office

Worrick G. Robinson, IVRobinson, Reagan & Young, PLLC

Closing Remarks & Dismissal––11:45 AM