The Sports Lawyers Association proudly presents TIME FOR IX, a celebration of Title IX’s 50th anniversary. The commemoration of this landmark federal law prohibiting discrimination on the basis of sex will continue through the law’s June 23, 2022, anniversary date. TIME FOR IX will feature interactive webinars, panels, discussions, and social events to explore the social, legal, and political history of Title IX, hot topics and emerging issues related to Title IX, and opportunities for lawyers, non-lawyers, and law students to help eliminate sex discrimination in sports.
Hear from Val Ackerman, Candice Storey Lee and Muffet McGraw during “Time for IX”, celebrating Title IX’s 50th anniversary, as they share their experiences in the past and look toward the future!
This virtual webinar features law professors with Title IX expertise, Barbara Osborne, Professor, University of North Carolina, Erin Bezuvis, Associate Dean of Western New England School of Law, Kenneth Ferguson, Professor, University of Missouri-Kansas City, and a practitioner who has brought dozens of Title IX cases, Arthur Bryant, Partner, Bailey & Glasser.
This fireside chat features Christine Brennan, long-time sports columnist and commentator and best-selling author, and Marica Greenberger, co-founder of the National Women’s Law Center and lawyer involved in all the key Title IX regulations and Supreme Court cases during the past five decades.
Listen in as Nerissa Coyle McGinn and Brian Heidelberger from Loeb & Loeb LLP on Non-Fungible Tokens (“NFTs”). NFTs have seemingly come from nowhere to become a must-have in sports. Described as a “slam dunk in the world of sports”, powerful names across the sports landscape, including Patrick Mahomes, Tom Brady, and Mark Cuban are all getting in on the action. Come up to speed fast and learn the basics behind the crypto economy; current implementations across teams, leagues, and athletes; and the legal issues that are fast arising.