Preston Robert Tisch Institute for Global Sport

Sport Law

A survey of the legal system and the ways it intersects with organized sports. Topics covered include: legislative processes; common and civil law systems; contractual analysis and interpretation; constitutional rights; remedies; the powers of Commissioners; player contractual issues; regulation of agents; fiduciary relations; collective bargaining agreement, arbitration, and negotiation; tort liability, defamation, gender equity, and discrimination.
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Associated Degrees