10th Annual Entertainment and Sports Law Association Symposium

Thursday, April 15, 2021 - 6:00pm - 8:15pm
Location: ZOOM

CSU Cleveland-Marshall College of Law's Entertainment and Sports Law Association will host its 10th Annual Entertainments and Sports Law Symposium on both April 13 and April 15, 2021.  We will discuss emerging issues and developments in the fields of entertainment and sports law with attorneys and other industry professionals from around the country.


Tuesday, April 13:

Panel One:  6:00 - 7:15 pm - Entertainment Law Today:  A Snapshot of the Industry

Panel Two:  7:15 - 8:15 pm - The Role of In-House Counsel in Professional Sports


Day One Registration:

Attorney Registration $25 - Day One 


Students register here for free - Day One


Thursday, April 15

Panel One:  6:00 - 7:15 pm - Navigating Sports in a Post-Covid World

Panel Two:  7:15 - 8:15 pm - Recent Legal Developments in Sports Betting


Day Two Registration:

Attorney Registration $25 - Day Two


Students register here for free - Day Two



Dr. Angelin Chang - Professor of Music and Law, Cleveland-Marshall College of Law
Paul Farberman - President, Paul Farberman Entertainment

John Kellog - Program Director, Master of Arts in Music Business, Berklee Online

Peter Strand - Partner, Mendell Menkes LLC and Chair for the Forum on Entertainment and Sports, American Bar Association

Peter Carfagna - Founder, Magis LLC and Professor of Law, Harvard Law School

Aaron Caputo - Executive Director, Legal & Client Services, The Superlative Group, Inc.

Lisa Levine - General Counsel, National Women's Soccer League

Ted Tywang - Vice President and General Counsel, Haslam Sports Group

Marissa Meli -  Associate General Counsel, Green Bay Packers

John Fanta - College Sports Broadcaster, FOX Sports

Jason Hillman - Basketball Chief of Staff & Team Counsel, Cleveland Cavaliers

Rick Buchanan - General Counsel, National Basketball Association

Doriyon Glass - Attorney, Jackson Lewis

Jim Kahler - Executive Director, Sports Gambling Education, Ohio University

Chris Harrington - Associate General Counsel, Cleveland Cavaliers

Benjamin Chojnacki - Partner, Walter Haverfield

Event Flyer


CLE credit: 4.0 credit hours

Category: CLE Programs, Faculty, Public Lectures, Student

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