Dear MBBA Family,
In the spotlight...
The Metropolitan Black Bar Association’s
Sports & Entertainment Law Section
Black Lives Matter: Sports Law & Society
Tuesday, May 11th
6:00 PM – 8:30 PM
CLE: Areas of Professional Practice (Credits Pending)
Sports & Entertainment Attorney
Adjunct Professor (University of Pennsylvania-The Wharton School; Georgetown University-School of Continuing Studies; Howard University School of Law)
Manager of Engagement and Player Relations- NFL
Former Professional Football Player for Chicago Bears; Carolina Panthers; Washington Redskins
Securities Enforcement Associate- Sidley Austin
Former Division I College Basketball Player
Chair, MBBA Corporate Law Section
Co-Founder and CEO of Champions for Change
Founder & Managing Attorney- Pilgrim & Associates
Co-Chair, MBBA Alternative Dispute Resolution Section
This program will bring awareness to how social grassroots movements affect Sports and Entertainment Law. This panel discussion will focus on the relevance of sports law to Black Lives Matter and the issues that plague professional athletes in terms of contract law. Participants will understand how athletes can play a central role in changing the landscape of social expectations of athletes.
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If you need interpretation services or other special accommodations, please call (212) 669-4790.