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NCAA Recruiting Rules and Regulations

NCAA Recruiting Rules and Regulations

The first thing many think about is money when negotiating a contract. It’s not always the case since it’s not all about the money when negotiating. Both parties are supposed to know the concerns to make a good deal. If the negotiation is all about money, don’t make unrealistic demands, which can cancel the agreement. Offer a negotiation that is considerable to the client. Other concerns are placement, time, and injury indemnification, which are part of a discussion during the talks. A player is supposed to know what his status is and concern.

What Goes Into An NFL Contract

What Goes Into An NFL Contract

Patrick Mahomes and Chris Jones, who are the two most important members of the Kansas City Chiefs football team, are due new deals in the year to come. Their new contracts will certainly affect the Kansas City Chiefs for the next five years. The basic terms of their new contracts are as follows: base salary, guaranteed money, signing bonus, roster bonus, workout bonuses, and incentives.

Why Should College Athletes Be Paid?

Why Should College Athletes Be Paid?

Many people argue that athletes already get paid to play. The biggest problem is that most athletes only receive a little bit of scholarship. Some get extra spending money on top of their scholarship already. Some only get enough money for boarding and food. It’s a fine line between scholarship money and fun money.

Sports Lawyers in History

Sports Lawyers in History

Today, sports lawyers are commonly known as sports agents, and are hired by professional athletes and coaches to be their legal representatives. They represent sports figures in the negotiating of contracts, commercial endorsements, public relation events, and...

Why is Sports Law Significant?

Why is Sports Law Significant?

In the past, when social media wasn't so popular, athletes depended on athletic attorneys to represent them. Today, social media platforms have gained a lot of popularity, and so has entertainment law firms. Even though not every athlete can be great, sports law firms...

Top 10 Books to Read on Sports Law

Top 10 Books to Read on Sports Law

Whether you are just beginning your career or are a bit further down the path to your future, you are certain to find a plethora of useful information, tools, and resources in the following list of books. A diverse selection of comprehensive yet user friendly...

The Best LLM Programs for Sports

The Best LLM Programs for Sports

Getting an LLM, or Master of Laws, in Sports Law can be a great way to enhance your legal career. Sports were once seen as a pastime; something for people to watch when they had the chance. Collectibles like cards were the province of children. However, today, things...

The Legality of Fantasy Sports

The Legality of Fantasy Sports

Introduction to Fantasy Sports   The concept of Fantasy Sports has been around for several decades. Professional sports leagues are starting to realize that fantasy sports platforms like DraftKings and FanDuel are a great way for spectators to engage in the...

Paying Collegiate Athletes

Paying Collegiate Athletes

Paying collegiate athletes for using their name, likeness, and image has been controversial for a while now. Last year the NCAA decided to take steps toward this instead of penalizing states like California for passing the Fair Pay to Play Act. Other states decided to...