Centerplate, one of the big four in sports concessions, is for sale again, according to a document issued by an investment bank and sent to prospective buyers.
IMG is in talks to invest $6 million to $8 million in Bloomberg Sports, a move that would give the global sports and entertainment company a minority stake in Bloomberg’s fast-growing fantasy and professional sports management group.
Sports lawyers hold a rising level of influence as deals become more complex and the risks more pronounced. Meet some of the lawyers who have made names for themselves in sports and see why they are worth watching in the years ahead.
While 20 percent of the NBA season and $400 million in league revenue was lost to the two-month lockout, there were enough story lines for the NBA this season to nearly match last year’s average attendance and to deliver record television audiences on TNT, ABC and NBA TV.
Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross and three NFL marketing veterans are launching what they are calling a new model of sports and entertainment marketing agency.
- IMG to buy stake in Bloomberg Sports
- Spurs lead pack in RSN ratings
- NBC rivals line up London 2012 sites
- SNY takes campaign to Yankees fans
- YES execs shape media landscape
- USGA hires Greenburg for its first film
- Online game maker rebrands
- Wimbledon designs webcas
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- YES at 10: Idea takes root
- Legal team
- Sports Lawyers: Chuck Baker
- Sports Lawyers: Jared Bartie
- Sports Lawyers: Stoke Caldwell
- Sports Lawyers: Kevin Warren
- Sports Lawyers: Jack Bair
- Sports Lawyers: Ayala Deutsch
- Sports Lawyers: Lawrence Epstein
- Sports Lawyers: Woodie Dixon
- Sports Lawyers: Fred Nance
- Sports Lawyers: Don Remy
- Sports Lawyers: Marie Donoghue
- Richard Berthelsen looks back