Hofstra Law's Sports and Entertainment Law Society (SELS): Sports Law Roundtable
Hofstra Law's Sports and Entertainment Law Society (SELS) presents the
Sports Law Roundtable
A conversation on current Professional and NCAA sports law issues,
and why the game may never be the same.
Wednesday, November 13, 2019 | 6-8:30 p.m. | Hofstra Law School | Room 308
A networking reception will follow the roundtable discussion. For more information, contact SELS president
Tony Farina at email@example.com.
There is no fee to attend. Registration is required, and seating is limited.
Gregg E. Clifton '85
Gregg Clifton has extensive experience in the collegiate and professional sports worlds. He has advised numerous professional franchises on general labor and employment issues, including Title III ADA regulatory compliance and wage-and-hour issues. He serves as lead counsel for several Major League Baseball teams in their salary arbitration matters and has represented NCAA and NAIA collegiate clients regarding rules compliance and investigatory matters and in disciplinary hearings.
Since becoming the Ivy League Council of Presidents' second full-time Executive Director on July 1, 2009, Robin Harris has led the Ivy League to new heights in a number of areas. She oversaw the implementation of the Ivy League Men's and Women's Basketball Tournaments; guided the League in the creation and development of the Ivy League Network (ILN) and the transition to a ten-year partnership with ESPN; implemented a continuing, broad-based concussion research and prevention initiative; expanded and negotiated the Ivy League’s television coverage agreements; fostered a long-term relationship with JMI Sports to introduce new League-wide sponsorship deals; and focused the League’s communication on core messaging points. She has continued to help the League’s member schools foster an unrivaled experience for Ivy League student-athletes towards a foundation for life-long success through a broad-based offering of athletic and academic pursuits. In 2019, she was named Administrator of the Year by Women's Leaders in College Sports.
Darren Heitner has served as legal counsel to some of the most well known individuals and corporate entities in the world, including NFL wide receiver Antonio Brown, NBA superstar Draymond Green, full-service sports agency Rosenhaus Sports Representation, massively successful nutritional and dietary supplement company Evlution Nutrition, and retired athletes such as Manny Ramirez and Luis Castillo.
Kevin S. Parker
Angela A. Smedley
Wednesday, November 13, 2019
Hempstead, NY 11549