Sports & Entertainment Law Section Meeting (SSE200930)

September 30, 2020

6:00 PM to 7:30 PM (Eastern Daylight Time)

Zoom Video Meeting

United States

26 people have already registered for this event.

  • Daniel Cooper
  • Jordan Sala
  • Felice Duffy
  • Christine Brown
  • Stephen Donahue
  • Margot VanRiel
  • Jonathan Orleans
  • Daniel Kleinman
  • Alessandra Santacroce
  • Melanie Dykas
  • Hunter Rizzuto
  • John Louizos
  • Michael Downs
  • John Driscoll
  • Donna Lopiano
  • Jim Ronai
  • Paul Schlickmann
  • Rick Allen
  • Marla Katz
  • Olivia Perry
  • Mumina Egal
  • Ashleigh Morelli
  • Kaitlyn Hennessey
  • Gabrielle DiGello
  • Andrew Roden
  • Rick Metzroth

COVID-19 and Its Impact on College Athletics

Speakers

Felice Duffy, Principal, Duffy Law LLC
Donna Lopiano, President & Founder, Sports Management Resources
Rick Allen, Co-Founder, Informed Athlete
Jim Ronai, Ronai Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine
Paul Schlickmann, Athletic Director, Fairfield University 

Program Description

COVID-19 has had a major impact on the viability of college sports during both the 2019-20 and 2020-21 academic years and will potentially create major problems with respect to the types of sports offered on college campuses. This fact, in turn, will have substantial implications for colleges and universities in adhering to the equal educational opportunity provisions of Title IX. This program will explore the impact of COVID-19 on college sports and college athletes in particular. NCAA regulations relating to sports and equal access to athletic opportunities will be discussed. NCAA and Connecticut regulations relating to the training and health of athletes will be discussed as it relates to the unique challenges posed by Covid. University conduct code violations with respect to Covid will also be discussed as it relates to college athletes. Finally, the program will discuss in detail how the anticipated salary and budget cuts for university athletic departments will be impacted by the application of Title IX. 

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