Local Outreach Efforts

Las Vegas, NV

Hot Topics in sports Law

Guest Panelists:

Richard Berthelsen - Former General Counsel, NFLPA
Rich Ensor - Commissioner of Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference
Peter Gopelrud - Dean and Professor of Law, Florida Coastal School of Law
Debbie Spander - Vice President of Broadcasting, Wasserman Media Group
Richard Thigpen - General Counsel, Carolina Panthers
Glenn Wong, Professor, Sport Management Program - The University of Massachusetts at Amherst
Vered Yakovee - Associate Team Counsel, Boston Celtics

Bob Ruxin - President, Kazmaier Associates, Inc.

Thursday, November 6th
5:00 PM - 5:30 PM Check-In
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM Panel Presentation*
7:30 PM - 8:00 PM Networking, Drinks + Appetizers

Thomas and Mack Moot Court Facility
University of Las Vegas
William S. Boyd School of Law
4505 S Maryland Parkway
Las Vegas, NV 89154

$70 Attorneys
$50 Boyd Alumni who are not BSL Alumni Association Members
$25 Sports Law Association members and Boyd Alumni who are BSL Alumni Association Members
Free Boyd Faculty and Students
$35 General Public (no CLE credit requested)

For more information, click here.

Click here to register



Indianapolis, IN

"Hear it From the AD's Office"

Scheduled Panelists:

  • Jack Swarbrick, Athletic Director at the University of Notre Dame
  • Morgan Burke, Athletic Director at Purdue University
  • Barry Collier, Athletic Director at Butler University

Moderated by:
Patrick Reilly, Attorney at Faegre Baker Daniels LLP

Monday, November 10, 2014

11:15 a.m. — 11:45 a.m. EDT   Registration & Networking
11:45 a.m. — 1:00 p.m. EDT     Lunch & Program

Due to overwhelming interest, the venue for this event has been switched to the Columbia Club Ballroom (10th Floor), located at 121 Monument Circle in downtown Indianapolis. Valet parking is available at the Columbia Club for $15. Parking is otherwise available at Circle Center Mall and nearby streets. We look forward to seeing you there!

Here is the new location:

Columbia Club Ballroom (10th floor)
121 Monument Circle
Indianapolis, IN 46204

This program is being submitted for Indiana CLE certification.

There is no charge to attend this event, however, you must register in advance. Please RSVP to Melissa Pomerene at mpomerene@drohanmgmt.com by November 5, 2014



Oakland, CA

Meet the Oakland Raiders Legal Counsel and
Game vs. the Kansas City Chiefs

This event provides a great opportunity to grow your network and talk with the Raider's General Counsel on game day. The package includes a meet and greet session with General Counsel Dan Ventrelle as well as a discounted ticket to the Raiders vs. Kansas City Chiefs on November 20th.

Friends and family can also receive the discounted ticket, so bring anybody and everybody that you would like. Tickets start at just $30 each.

Thursday, November 20th
Oracle Arena, the Stella Club (Enter the East Entrance of the Area)

Details: (subject to change)
3:45 PM - 4:00 PM — Check in at Oracle East entrance
4:00 PM - 4:40 PM — Discussion of Sports Law Topics
4:40 PM - 5:00 PM — Question and Answer Session
5:00 PM — Exit Oracle Area for the Chiefs vs. Raiders Game across the parking lot at O.co Coliseum.

Tickets to the game are required for admittance to the event prior to the game at the Oracle Arena. Tickets begin at $30.00 per seat. Tickets may be purchased by using the Special Offer Code: RAIDERSLAW by clicking here.

Please contact Brandon Leopoldus at Brandon@Leopoldus.com, or Brooke DeGroot at (510)780-3225 or BDeGroot@Raiders.com with any questions about this event.

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