Adding to the concepts introduced in Business and Legal Aspects of Professional Sports, this course will help give you a career-enhancing mastery of representation and labor relations integral to key business and law-related issues within the industry.
This 100% online eight-week course takes a closer look at the representation of athletes, exploring the specific duties of agents and cultivating an in-depth understanding of labor relations. You’ll become proficient in timely topics ranging from the highly lucrative – contracts, salaries, endorsements and intellectual property rights – to the highly contentious – drug testing, arbitration, antitrust litigation and dispute resolution. You will see how these topics are important in public perception and the revenue implications it has for various parties.
This course brings you one step closer to the completion of a Certificate in Business and Law of Sports. Get recognized with this exclusive sports industry credential from the Jeffrey S. Moorad Center for the Study of Sports Law, Villanova University Charles Widger School of Law!
This course is for professionals who are wanting to stand out in a competitive industry, or those who are looking to represent or manage the contractual process for amateur or professional athletes, coaches, organizations, and their relationship with teams and other integral parties, while expanding their knowledge of key industry topics.
More Than Just a Game
Leagues and Legal Regulation
Labor Relations I
Labor Relations II
Labor Relations III
Intellectual Property Issues
Right of Publicity
Register today and earn 45 PDUs, 4.5 CEUs for $1,980.
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