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Professor Timothy Davis quoted about SCOTUS decision on televised college football games

The excitement of watching your favorite college football teams on a big-screen TV. Non-stop action, from kickoffs at noon to contests on the West Coast that start closer to midnight. Blitz coverage of games on a host of television channels. Continue reading »

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Professor Tim Davis to present ‘The NCAA in Crisis: The Crossroads of Intercollegiate Sports’ at Oregon Law Review Symposium on April 11

Oregon Law Review’s spring symposium, The NCAA in Crisis: the Crossroads of Intercollegiate Sports, will provide a forum for a comprehensive inquiry into questions regarding the current state of NCAA regulations and enforcement, and an analysis of Ed O’Bannon v. NCAA and its potential implications on amateurism, anti-trust law, the gaming industry, and possible legislature involvement. Through this inquiry, Oregon Law Review hopes to formulate and analyze possible solutions to the NCAA’s current issue: how does the NCAA amend its regulatory and enforcement mechanisms to create a more efficient, effective, and fair organization? Continue reading »

Faculty News and Notes Winter 2013 – 2014

Following is the most recent roundup of Wake Forest University School of Law’s faculty research, publications, presentations, honors and awards. Continue reading »

Professor Timothy Davis to speak at The National Sports Law Institute of Marquette University Law School annual conference on Friday, Oct. 18

Professor Timothy Davis will speak at The National Sports Law Institute of Marquette University Law School annual conference on Friday, Oct. 18. Continue reading »

Professor Timothy Davis tells News and Record Maryland may use ACC’s exit fee language to mount legal challenge

When the ACC voted in September to immediately raise its exit fee to three times its annual operating budget – around $50 million – the move was seen as an important step in maintaining the league’s future stability, a way to prove to its schools the strength of the conference and make it more difficult to sever ties.

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Professor Tim Davis talks to Yahoo! Sports about the fall of Jeff Rubin, former financial adviser to NFL players

DOTHAN, Ala. – Premium parking was easy to find on a hot, muggy day in late May at Center Stage bingo casino. In a sea of almost a thousand parking spaces, just 52 cars sat in the lot.

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Professor Tim Davis tells Yahoo! Sports fidiciuary agents should act primarily for the benefit of their clients

MIAMI – The NFL Players Association is investigating the relationship between agent Drew Rosenhaus and a former financial adviser who persuaded a number of players to invest in a failed Alabama bingo casino, a source with knowledge of the inquiry told Yahoo! Sports.

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Professor Timothy Davis says NCAA attempts to limit consequences on those who weren’t responsible for Penn State officials’ actions

The National College Athletic Association announced its actions on Monday against Penn State University’s revered football program in response to the recent child sex abuse scandal. The penalties include fines of $60 million and the nullifying of the team’s victories for the past 14 seasons as well as a post-season bowl game ban and a reduction in player scholarships. Continue reading »

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Nike’s Gary Way returns April 10 for a ‘Conversation With…’ series

This spring, the Wake Forest University School of Law will welcome back Gary Way, general counsel to Nike Global Sports Marketing organization, as part of the “Conversation With…” series. Continue reading »

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Professor Tim Davis quoted in Orlando Sentinel regarding image of black athletes

Journalists and sports pundits alike have criticized, analyzed and hypothesized about why the system of college sports is breaking down at length in the past week. But we’ve been ignoring a big black elephant in the room. Continue reading »