PREREQUISITE COURSES FOR Sports Law
CO-REQUISITE COURSES FOR Sports Law
This course will survey a range of legal issues presented by sports in America. Students should be prepared to learn and apply basic principles of antitrust law and labor law. Constitutional law, administrative law, contract law and tort law will also be applied. Topics will include the regulation of the professional sports labor market, drawing from contracts, and antitrust and labor law. The course will also treat the regulation of agent representation of athletes, the regulation of sports franchises and sports leagues, including the powers of commissioners' offices in major sports leagues and the regulation of intercollegiate sports.
Course Section Description
Paper or Exam option. Students who have completed 27 credit hours may use this course to satisfy their Upper-Level Writing Requirement. These students must also take 5550.