Featured Story

Eagles lineman challenges NFL and NFLPA in NLRB filings

Published in SportsBusiness Journal on 12 / 05 / 16

E agles offensive tackle Lane Johnson has alleged that the NFL and the NFL Players Association refused to provide him with side agreements to the collective-bargaining agreement pertaining to the performance-enhancing substance policy under wh...

Read More

Tags: Labor and Agents

More Stories

05/02/05
Smith’s agent was among those in suspense until first pick

IMG Football President Tom Condon didn’t know for certain that his client, Alex Smith, would be the No. 1 pick in this year’s NFL draft until the San Francisco 49ers were on the clock and the team called Smith. “I always belie ...

Tags: Arizona Cardinals, Baltimore Ravens, Cincinnati Bengals, Football, IMG, Labor and Agents, New Orleans Saints, NFL, Pittsburgh Steelers, San Francisco 49ers, Seattle Seahawks, SFX, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

04/25/05
Upshaw: NFLPA agrees to idea of putting more aside for stadium fu ...

The head of the NFL Players Association says he’s agreed to the “notion” of taking more money out of the calculation that makes up the NFL salary cap and setting it aside for stadium construction financing. “We have accepted the notion that we will include that in a big ...

Tags: Football, Labor and Agents, NFL

04/25/05
Octagon ends 2 up, one down after signings across 3 sports

Octagon has signed six-time NHL all-star and Dallas Stars center Mike Modano for representation and will negotiate a new NHL contract for him after a collective-bargaining agreement for the league is signed, Octagon Hockey directo ...

Tags: Hockey, Labor and Agents, New York Jets, NHL

04/18/05
NBA, union target age limit of 19

Negotiations on a new collective-bargaining agreement between the NBA and the National Basketball Players Association have focused in on installing a new age requirement of 19 for players entering the league, sources said. Players now must be 18 to enter the league. Raising the minimum age ...

Tags: Basketball, Labor and Agents, NBA, NBDL, Reebok, SFX

04/18/05
Deeper draft has agents and players expecting the unexpected

This year’s NFL draft doesn’t include the same spectacular talent as last year’s, but it has more quality players further into the second and third rounds, said Gil Brandt, nfl.com senior analyst and draft consultant to the NFL. ...

Tags: Dallas Cowboys, Football, IMG, Labor and Agents, NFL, San Francisco 49ers, SFX, Spike TV

04/18/05
The top 100 NFL draft prospects of 2005

RANK NAME SCHOOL AGENT AGENCY 1 Ronnie Brown Auburn Todd France France Athlete Management Enterprises (F.A.M.E.) ...

Tags: Athletes First, Football, IMG, Labor and Agents, NFL, SFX

04/11/05
MEAC and marketing agent sued

A sports television production and distribution company is suing the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) and its marketing agent, New Vision Sports Properties, alleging the conference and the agency have refused to pay for broadcast services for MEAC football games as required under a wr ...

Tags: Colleges, Labor and Agents

04/11/05
Global thinking leads Bauman to top of draft

In 1994, David Bauman was a young lawyer working for David Falk at the former Falk Associates Management Enterprises. Bored with reviewing endorsement contracts, Bauman asked Falk whether he could become an agent. Falk replied ...

Tags: Basketball, Colleges, Labor and Agents, NASCAR, NBA, NCAA, NFL, Philadelphia Eagles, SFX

04/04/05
Experts question NHL’s challenge to agents

The NHL is on shaky legal ground in challenging the players union’s plan to decertify agents who represent replacement players, labor law experts said. At best, one expert said, the NHL may be able to delay the NHL Players’ Association’s plan to discipline those agents, beca ...

Tags: Hockey, Labor and Agents, MLB, NHL

04/04/05
SFX Sports, looking to grow golf and tennis, pursues events

SFX Sports is in talks to acquire about a half-dozen major golf and tennis events around the world, new SFX CEO Arn Tellem said last week. Tellem said he views the SFX golf and tennis divisions as areas of the company poised fo ...

Tags: Golf, Labor and Agents, SFX

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug