National Sports Law Institute Fall 2009 Conference (NSLI 2009 Conference)

Venue: Milwaukee

Location: Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States

Event Date/Time: Oct 23, 2009 End Date/Time: Nov 23, 2009
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On Friday, October 23, 2009, the National Sports Law Institute of Marquette University Law School will host a conference on The Evolution of Sports Law and Business from the 20th to the 21st Century at the Alumni Memorial Union on the Marquette campus.

The conference will include panels focusing on Olympic/international, professional, college, and high school sports, as well as a “catch-all” panel that will focus on gender equity, tort law, and sports officiating. Panelists will discuss significant legal and business developments in the sports industry from founding of the NSLI in 1989 to the present, with a look ahead to our 25th anniversary. Speakers include Mary K. Braza, Partner, Chair, Sports Industry Team, and Member, Management Committee, Foley & Lardner LLP; Elsa Kircher Cole, Vice President of Legal Affairs/General Counsel, National Collegiate Athletic Association; Martin J. Greenberg, Managing Partner, Greenberg & Hoeschen, LLC, and Member, Southeast Wisconsin Professional Baseball Park District; and Gary Johansen, Associate General Counsel, NGB Governance and Athlete Affairs, United States Olympic Committee; among many others.

The conference is from 8:30 am to 5:30 pm on Friday, October 23rd. Complete details of the conference, including conference panels and participants, are available on the web at

We hope to see you on October 23rd!

Professor Paul Anderson, NSLI Associate Director