Michael Kaplan wrote an insightful article for Wired about the overlap between Wall Street tech-driven trading and sports wagering at the M Resort and Casino in Las Vegas.
The new issue of Business Week examines the issue here.
The program for the 37th Annual SLA conference is now posted.
Two updates –
1. A federal judge in New Jersey has dismissed the suit brought by a state senator seeking to overturn PASPA. I have yet to find a copy of the order online, but will keep looking.
2. In a March 1 summary judgment ruling, a federal judge has upheld the gambling-related suspensions of five pro tennis players by the ATP.
A quick update on several interesting sports law developments.
Co-authored piece with Jon Wertheim now posted on SSRN here.
The SRLA conference program is out. Details here.
New research about the impact/efficacy of the Rooney Rule in the NFL.
Great quote in the sixth paragraph of George Vecsey’s New York Times article yesterday.