Provides students with a basic knowledge of the law and legal issues relevant to sports in America. Focuses on the core areas of law pertaining to professional, intercollegiate, amateur, high school, and community sports, as well as the practical application of such laws. Topics include: torts and personal injury, anti-hazing laws, anti-discrimination laws, contracts, labor law, baseball arbitration, antitrust law, administrative law, NCAA eligibility rules, and intellectual property. Falls and Springs. Prerequisite(s): BU 2480.
*All course information is from the 2013-2014 Catalog.