Sports & Entertainment Law Section Articles of Interest (January 2020)

By various authors

Members of the Sports & Entertainment Law (“SEL”) section found the following recent third party articles to be of potential interest to the section. Feel free to reach out to the SEL section communications chairs (Kelly Ryan, kelly.ryan@katten.com and Amanda Whorton, amwhorton@gmail.com) if you would like to submit either personally written pieces or other third party articles found that would be of interest to the entire SEL section members.


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