Sports and Entertainment

Global growth in the popularity and visibility of sports has created a high-profile, multibillion dollar industry.  Such growth has been accompanied by an increase in the complexity and importance of the legal issues facing the industry.  Sparks Willson provides a full range of legal services to a diverse client base, including athletes, coaches, executives, national governing bodies for sport, professional sports teams and leagues, sports venues, college conferences, health clubs, nonprofit corporations and charity sports organizations, and sports officials.

Areas of Focus:
  • Arbitrations
  • Arena/Stadium Use Agreements
  • Broadcast Agreements
  • Coaching Contracts
  • Collaboration Agreements
  • Copyright
  • Contracts
  • Facilities
  • Grievances
  • Intellectual Property
  • Licensing
  • Nonprofit
  • Olympic Sports
  • On-Air Talent Agreements
  • Production Agreements
  • Professional Sports Law
  • Publishing
  • Right of Privacy
  • Sponsorships
  • Sports Officials
  • Safe Sport Investigations
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