Sports and the Law: Major Legal Cases

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Charles E. Quirk
Taylor & Francis, 1996 - Sports & Recreation - 305 pages
A collection of fifty essays examines actual court cases involving issues in sports, including liability and legislation, the regulation of organized sports, the rights of players and owners, and racial and gender discrimination
 

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Contents

A Coachs Nightmare
11
Fans Strike Out with Foul Ball Litigation
24
The Application of the Attractive Nuisance
28
Live Horse Racing in
48
Two AllPros Collide with the Football
54
Athletes and Academic
63
Substance Abuse Policies
78
Commissioner
85
Free Agency Conies
166
Joe Kapps Fight for Free Agency
184
The Letter of Intent and Collegiate Athletes
198
Who Owns the Property
215
The Land of the Free Disputes Homes for the Braves
221
Law Politics and the Power
237
White BallBlack Ball
251
Sex Discrimination
268

The Sacrifice of the 1919
111
A Basketball Player with Great
125
Fantasy Sports and the Law
143
The Rights of Players and Owners
147
Female Reporters in Male Locker
283
Index of Names and Subjects
297
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