WHAT: “Sports Law in the Nation's Capital:
An Insider's Look at the Industry's Hottest Legal Issues”
WHEN: 4 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 16
WHERE: The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law
Walter Slowinski Courtroom, 2nd Floor
3600 John McCormack Rd. N.E.
DETAILS: Mark H. Tuohey III, Esq. chairman, D.C. Sports and
Entertainment Commission and a member of CUA’s Board of Trustees, will lead a discussion
of the economic, political and social impact of professional sports on the D.C.
area; the legal and business issues involved in sports law practice; and issues
involved in representing professional athletes. Among other professional
achievements, Tuohey has worked closely with District of Columbia Mayor Anthony
Williams to bring Major League Baseball to the nation’s capital for the
Other panelists include:
Claude Bailey, Esq.
General Counsel, D.C. Sports and Entertainment Commission
Bruce Wilson, Esq.
Covington and Burling
Representative of the National Football League and National Hockey League
Ellen Zavian, Esq.
Sports attorney, professor, arbitrator and journalist
The event is free and open to the public. A reception will follow in the Keelty Atrium.
SPONSOR: Catholic University’s Sports Law Society, Student Bar Association and chapter of Delta Theta Phi
MEDIA: To cover the event, contact Tom Haederle at 202-319-5438 or Chris Harrison at 202-319-5600.
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