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Sports Law: The Use of Athlete's Images and the Right of Publicity

Recorded on: Mar. 5, 2018
Running Time: 00:59:53

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Taken from the Web Program Counseling Clients in the Entertainment Industry 2018 - Book Publishing; Current Developments in Entertainment and Sports Litigation; Film held March 2018 in New York

Sports Law: The Use of Athlete's Images and the Right of Publicity [00:59:52]

  • The unclear state of the law
  • The tests courts have used to determine liability
  • The balancing between First Amendment rights and wrongful exploitation
  • Rights of publicity in a professional sports context
  • Rights of publicity in an amateur sports context
  • The dated U.S. Supreme Court right of publicity jurisprudence
  • Pending sports cases likely to set the course of the law in this area
  • Public policy issues
  • Considerations in licensing the right of publicity

Elizabeth A. McNamara, Lateef Mtima

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  • Athlete and Celebrity Publicity Rights: Balancing First Amendment (and Other Competing) Legal Interests (2017)
    Lateef Mtima

Presentation Material

  • Transformative Mess?
    Elizabeth A. McNamara
Elizabeth A. McNamara ~ Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
Lateef Mtima ~ Director, Institute for Intellectual Property and Social Justice, Professor of Law, Howard University School of Law
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