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ESE160331 CANCELLED The Intersection of Sports and Education Law
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This seminar will present cutting edge issues at the convergence of sports law and education law. The program will cover recent developments in Title IX compliance, ADA requirements and inclusion, liability for injuries to athletes and spectators, and recruiting and eligibility rules.

3/31/2016
When: Thursday, March 31, 2016
9:00 a.m. - 1:15 p.m.
Where: CBA Law Center
30 Bank Street
New Britain, Connecticut  06050
United States
Contact: Member Service Center
(860) 223-4400

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Presented by the Sports & Entertainment Law Section and the Education Law Section

Seminar Code: ESE160331

CLE Credit: 2.0 Hours

About the Program:
This seminar will present cutting edge issues at the convergence of sports law and education law. The program will cover recent developments in Title IX compliance, ADA requirements and inclusion, liability for injuries to athletes and spectators, and recruiting and eligibility rules.

You Will Learn:

  • About important updates regarding Title IX compliance, concerns and cases
  • About cutting edge concepts to meet ADA requirements and expand sports programming to include disabled student athletes
  • How to implement proper protocols in dealing with injuries, and potential injuries, to players and spectators participating in interscholastic sports
  • How new models of inclusion are being implemented at the conference level in order to expand participation in collegiate athletics to disabled student athletes
  • Best practices for colleges and universities to hire and administer the referees that are tasked with controlling and overseeing thousands of  NCAA games each year
  • How to properly manage and outsource medical staff and supervision at sporting events
  • How recruiting and eligibility rules and procedures are to be followed for both student athletes and athletic departments staff

Who Should Attend?
Lawyers and other professionals with an interest in sports and education law

Moderators:
  Don Tutson
, Law Office of Donald Tutson Jr., Stamford


Winona W. Zimberlin,
Zimberlin Law LLC, Hartford

Speakers:
  Felice Duffy, Duffy Law, New Haven


Ted Fay  Ted Fay, Eastern College Athletic Conference, Danbury


143  Daniel B. Fitzgerald,
Brody Wilkinson PC, Southport


Linda L. Yoder, Shipman & Goodwin LLP, Hartford

Program Agenda:
9:00 a.m. - Title IX

10:00 - 10:15 a.m. - Break

10:15 a.m. - Adaptive athletics

11:00 a.m. - Liability for Acts and omissions, concussions, officiating and premises liability

12:00 p.m. - NCAA Compliance, recruiting and Ethics

1:00 - 1:15 p.m. - Q & A

Cost: Includes a light breakfast and parking at the public garage at 35 Bank Street
           Member $49
           Non-Member $79
          

Materials for this seminar will be e-mailed to registrants prior to the seminar for download. No paper copies will be prepared. Please note that refunds will not be granted once course materials have been received.

The Connecticut Bar Association/CT Bar Institute is an accredited provider of New York State CLE. This program qualifies for transitional and non-transitional credits. Financial hardship information available upon request