Athlete Agents and their Fiduciary Duties

(Editor’s Note: What follows is an excerpt from the book How to Play the Game — What Every Sports Attorney Need to Know. Written by Darren A. Heitner, a partner at Wolfe Law, the book can be purchased at Amazon at http://tinyurl.com/lp64ge6)   “I am on the phone...

Illinois Passes Athlete-Agent Regulatory Legislation

By Robert L. Clayton and Michael B. Ackerstein   Illinois became the 42nd state to adopt athlete-agent regulations after Governor Pat Quinn signed the Illinois Athlete Agents Act into law on July 14th.   The Illinois Athlete Agents Act regulates the...