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Sports Law In a Nutshell / Edition 2
     

Sports Law In a Nutshell / Edition 2

by Walter T. Champion
 

ISBN-10: 0314238891

ISBN-13: 9780314238894

Pub. Date: 12/28/1999

Publisher: West Group

Contracts; Agents; Financial Considerations; Labor Law; Antitrust; Torts; Participant Injuries; Spectator Injuries; School Liability; Coach Liability; Referee Liability; Defamation; Tort Defenses; Workers' Compensation; Criminal Liability; Amateur Sports; Eligibility; Handicapped Athlete; College Scholarships; International Sports; Discipline and Penalties; Drug

Overview

Contracts; Agents; Financial Considerations; Labor Law; Antitrust; Torts; Participant Injuries; Spectator Injuries; School Liability; Coach Liability; Referee Liability; Defamation; Tort Defenses; Workers' Compensation; Criminal Liability; Amateur Sports; Eligibility; Handicapped Athlete; College Scholarships; International Sports; Discipline and Penalties; Drug Testing; Sex Discrimination.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780314238894
Publisher:
West Group
Publication date:
12/28/1999
Series:
Nutshell Series
Edition description:
Second
Pages:
417
Product dimensions:
4.87(w) x 7.34(h) x 0.84(d)

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Table of Contents

Preface v
Acknowledgments vii
Introduction to First Edition ix
Introduction to Second Edition xiii
Table Of Cases
xxvii
Contracts
1(14)
Formation
1(2)
Offer
1(1)
Acceptance
2(1)
Interpretation
2(1)
Standard Player's Contract
3(3)
Specialty Clauses
6(2)
Option
6(1)
Reserve
7(1)
No--Cut
7(1)
Collateral Agreements
8(1)
Terminations
9(1)
Assignments
9(1)
Remedies
10(1)
Defenses
11(2)
Unclean Hands
12(1)
Unconscionability
12(1)
Mutuality
13(1)
Negotiating the Contract
13(2)
Agents
15(11)
Background
15(1)
Standard Representation Agreements
15(1)
Duties
16(2)
Conflicts of Interest
18(1)
Registration of Agents
19(4)
State Legislation
19(1)
Union Regulations
20(2)
NCAA--Based
22(1)
Criminal Liability
23(1)
Representing the Athlete
24(2)
Financial Considerations
26(13)
Taxation
26(2)
Gross Income
27(1)
Planning
27(1)
Assignment of Income
28(1)
Deferrals
29(3)
By Contract
29(1)
By Pension Plans
29(2)
Substantially Non--Vested Property
31(1)
Tax--sheltered Investments
32(1)
Incorporation
33(1)
Financial Planning
34(5)
Preservation of Capital
34(1)
Tax Minimization
35(1)
Protection against Risk
36(1)
Estate Planning
36(3)
Labor Law
39(13)
National Labor Relations Act
39(2)
Unions and Management
41(3)
Collective Bargaining Generally
44(1)
The Collective Bargaining Agreement
45(1)
Concerted Actions
45(2)
Strikes
46(1)
Lockouts
46(1)
Arbitration and Mediation
47(5)
Grievance
50(1)
Salary
50(2)
Antitrust
52(19)
Generally
52(4)
Exemptions
56(5)
Baseball
56(1)
Labor Exemption
57(1)
NFL Exemptions
58(1)
Non--Statutory Labor Exemption
58(3)
Player Restraints
61(1)
Franchise Movement
62(2)
League Versus League
64(1)
TV Packaging
65(1)
Cable TV
66(2)
Amateur Sports
68(1)
Miscellaneous
69(2)
Torts
71(24)
Negligence
71(4)
Duty of Care
72(1)
Standard of Care
72(1)
Breach of Duty
73(1)
Proximate Cause
74(1)
Damages
74(1)
Medical Malpractice
75(12)
Duty of Care
76(1)
Duty to Disclose and Informed Consent
77(2)
Fraudulent Concealment
79(3)
Team Physicians
82(4)
Failure to Refer and Vicarious Liability
86(1)
Product's Liability
87(1)
Strict Liability
88(1)
Warranty Liability
89(1)
Facility Liability
90(4)
Status of Injured Party
90(1)
Invitees
91(1)
Minors
92(1)
Unreasonably Hazardous Conditions
93(1)
Design, Construction, Maintenance and Repair
93(1)
Professional Sports
94(1)
Participant Injuries
95(9)
Generally
95(2)
Violation of Safety Rules
97(1)
Unsportsmanlike Conduct
98(1)
Professional Sports
99(1)
Contact Sports
100(1)
Third Persons
101(3)
Spectator Injuries
104(11)
Generally
104(1)
Baseball
105(3)
Golf
108(1)
Hockey, Car Races and Wrestling
109(2)
Minors
111(2)
Facilities
113(2)
School Liability
115(7)
Negligence
115(2)
Vicarious Liability
117(1)
Failure to Warn
118(1)
Failure to Instruct
118(1)
Failure to Hire Competent Coaches
118(1)
Failure to Properly Supervise
119(1)
Failure to Maintain Equipment and Facilities
120(2)
Coach Liability
122(12)
Generally
122(3)
Qualifications
125(3)
Preparation of Participants
128(4)
Supervision
132(2)
Referee Liability
134(6)
Duty to Enforce Rules
135(1)
Duty to Protect Participants
136(1)
Duty to Warn
136(1)
Anticipating Reasonably Foreseeable Dangers
137(1)
Failure to Control Game
138(2)
Defamation
140(16)
Sportswriters
140(1)
Per se
141(2)
Public Figures
143(5)
Rule of Repose
148(1)
Invasion of Privacy
149(2)
Defenses
151(5)
Tort Defenses
156(30)
Generally
156(1)
Assumption of Risk
156(10)
Expressed
159(1)
Implied
160(1)
Jockeys and Car Racers
161(2)
Skiing, Golf and Baseball
163(3)
Minors
166(1)
Contributory Negligence
166(3)
Comparative Negligence
169(1)
Warnings
170(1)
Waivers
171(7)
Foot Races
174(2)
Car Races
176(1)
Minors
177(1)
Sovereign Immunity
178(6)
Discretionary Acts
181(2)
Policy Considerations
183(1)
Charitable Immunity
184(1)
Recreational Use Statutes
185(1)
Workers' Compensation
186(7)
Professional Sports
186(3)
Collegiate Sports
189(1)
Employer-Based Sports
189(2)
Non--Participants
191(2)
Criminal Liability
193(8)
Violence in Sports
193(2)
Criminal Action Generally
195(1)
Inherently Violent Sports
196(2)
Battery
198(1)
The Canadian Approach
199(2)
Amateur Sports
201(6)
Generally
201(1)
Administration
201(1)
Status of Athlete
202(1)
Rule-making
203(1)
NCAA
204(3)
Eligibility
207(20)
Generally
207(1)
Scope of Eligibility Rules
207(1)
Participation as a Right or Privilege
208(3)
State Actors
211(2)
Due Process and Equal Protection
213(3)
Types of Rules
216(5)
Red Shirting
216(1)
No Transfer Rules
217(1)
Anti-marriage
218(1)
"No-agent" Rule
219(2)
Proposition 48 and Progeny
221(2)
No Pass, No Play Statutes
223(4)
The Disabled Athlete
227(9)
Generally
227(1)
Eligibility to Participate
228(3)
Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act
231(2)
Americans with Disabilities Act
233(3)
College Scholarships
236(12)
The Nature of Scholarships
236(2)
Scholarships as Contracts
238(4)
Workers' Compensation
242(2)
Taxation
244(2)
Employee Status
246(2)
International Sports
248(8)
Olympics
248(1)
Amateur Sports Act of 1978
249(3)
Boycotts
252(1)
Drug Testing
253(3)
Discipline and Penalties
256(7)
Power to Discipline and Penalize Generally
256(1)
NCAA
257(2)
Power to Sanction
257(1)
Death Penalty
258(1)
High School Sports
259(1)
Professional Sports
260(3)
Drug Testing
263(9)
Generally
263(1)
Professional Sports
263(2)
Amateur Sports
265(3)
Right of Privacy
268(1)
Reasonableness of Search
269(1)
Due Process and Equal Protection
270(2)
Sex Discrimination
272(14)
Discrimination Generally
272(2)
Separate but Equal
274(1)
Contact and Non-contact Sports
275(1)
Title IX
276(5)
Application
277(1)
Grove City and Civil Rights Restoration Act of 1987
278(3)
Equal Protection
281(3)
State ERA's
284(2)
Intellectual Property
286(9)
Generally
286(1)
The Nature of Marketing
286(1)
Athletes as Entertainers
287(1)
Patents
288(1)
Copyrights
289(1)
Trademarks
290(3)
Trade Dress
293(2)
Appendices 295(108)
Index 403

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