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College of Law to Host Third Annual Entertainment and Sports Law Symposium

Posted on Wednesday 2/15/2017
Entertainment and Sports Law Symposium Poster.

The College of Law’s Entertainment and Sports Law Society will host its third annual Entertainment and Sports Law Symposium on February 18 at Dineen Hall from 10 AM to 2 PM. The event will feature three moderated panels on the intersection of sports, entertainment and the law. 

Panel I – International Sports: Rio 2016 and Beyond

Moderator: Rick Burton ’80, Professor of Sport Management, Falk College of Sport and Human Dynamics

Panelists: Caryn Davies, Associate, Goodwin Law

Lucinda McRoberts, General Counsel, USA Swimming

Michael Straubel, Professor and Director of the Sports Law Clinic, Valparaiso University Law School

Panel II – Current Issues and the Changing Landscape of Entertainment Law, Media Law and Intellectual Property

Moderator: Patricia Longstaff, Professor, Newhouse School of Public Communications

Panelists: Marc Guss, Co-founder, ACM Talent

Howard Leib, Trademarks Professor, College of Law

Matthew Matkov L’04, Founding Partner, Saltz Matkov

Panel III – Breaking Into the Industry: Personal Stories and Advice from Industry Professionals

Moderator: Dan Greene L’16. Associate, Smith Sovik Kendrick and Sugnet PC

Panelists: Joseph Hanna G’14, Partner, Goldberg Segalla

David Soskin, Director, Business Affairs, ESPN

Meredith Wolff, Founder. Seek to Be, LLC