Local Outreach Efforts
Put the Coach On the Line: An Alternative Approach to Increasing Player Safety in the NHL
Dmitry Chesnokov, Hobson Bernardino & Davis, LLP and NHL writer for Yahoo Sports
Paul Kelly, Jackson Lewis
Gregory Moffett, Preti Flaherty
Michael Wall, Performance Sports Group/Bauer
Michael McCann, Professor of Law, Director, Sports and Entertainment Law Institute
October 22, 2014
Schedule of Events:
Opening remarks by Alexandra J. Roberts, Assistant Professor of Intellectual Property,
Executive Director, Franklin Pierce Center for Intellectual Property
Third-year UNH Law student and Becker & Poliakoff legal resident John DeWispelaere presents his forthcoming law review article, "Put The Coach on the Line: An Alternate Approach to Increasing Player Safety in the NHL."
Second-year UNH Law student and The Pink Puck associate editor and writer Jessica Higham offers a response.
UNH School of Law, Room 229
(followed by networking reception in the Douglas Wood Boardroom)
This event is open to the public.
RSVP to Mary O'Malley, faculty assistant to the Franklin Pierce Center for Intellectual Property
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Happy Hour with complimentary snacks
Thursday, October 23, 2014
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Blue Sky Golf Club
1700 Monument Road
Jacksonville, FL 32225
Negotiation Topics, Tactics and Legal Issues followed by the Phoenix Suns vs. San Antonio Spurs
Melissa Goldenberg, General Counsel, Phoenix Suns & Phoenix Mercury
Trevor Bukstein, Assistant General manager, Phoenix Suns
Caleb Jay, Associate General Counsel, Arizona Diamondbacks
October 31, 2014
3:30 pm Check in
4:00 pm Panel Presentation*
5:30 pm Networking
US Airway Center
201 E Jefferson St
Phoenix, AZ 85004
Questions and inquiries please contact: SELS@azsummitlaw.edu
**One (1) CLE credit will be given for attending the panel. This event satisfies the suggested requirements of the MCBA, but is not an accredited MCBA event. Certificate of completion will be given.
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Las Vegas, NV
Hot Topics in sports Law
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
$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)
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"Hear it From the AD's Office"
- Jack Swarbrick, Athletic Director at the University of Notre Dame
- Morgan Burke, Athletic Director at Purdue University
- Barry Collier, Athletic Director at Butler University
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
Faegre Baker Daniels
300 N Meridian Street
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 firstname.lastname@example.org by November 5, 2014