Levin College of Law

2017 UF Entertainment & Sports Law Symposium


University of Florida Levin College of Law Entertainment and Sports Law Society Presents

2017 UF Entertainment & Sports Law Symposium


When: Friday, March 24th, 2017

Where: UF Law Martin Levin Advocacy Center

Registration: 9:30 a.m – 10:00 a.m.


10:00 a.m. – 10:20 a.m.: Opening Remarks (Dean Laura Rosenbury and Luke Schultheis)

10:20 a.m. – 10:50 a.m.: Keynote Speaker 1: Andrew ‘Buddy’ Baker, Exclusive Sports Group, LLC

10:50 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.: Break

11:00 a.m. – 11:50 a.m.: Panel 1: Talent Representation/Sports Litigation

  • Darren Heitner- Moderator
  • Trace Armstrong- Athletes First
  • Andrew ‘Buddy’ Baker- Exclusive Sports Group, LLC
  • Erik Burkhardt- Select Sports Group

11:50 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.: Lunch Break

12:30 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.: Keynote Speaker 2: Andrew Brandt, The MMQB; ESPN Business Analyst

1:00 p.m. – 1:50 p.m.: Panel 2: Sports Business & Entertainment Law

  • Moderator- TBD
  • Andrew Brandt: The MMQB
  • Kristi Dosh: Forbes; SportsBizMiss Enterprises, LLC
  • Madhu Goel-Southworth: AMC Entertainment Inc.
  • Darren Heitner: Heitner Legal; SportsAgentBlog
  • Ana-Klara Anderson: Golf Channel; NBC Universal

1:50 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.: Break

2:00 p.m. – 2:50 p.m.: Panel 3: General Counsel

  • Moderator- Professor Daniel Sokol
  • Lauren Amato- Jacksonville Jaguars
  • TBD- Tampa Bay Buccaneers
  • Zach Daniel- NASCAR
  • Nyea Sturman- Orlando Magic
  • TBD- Tampa Bay Lightning

2:50 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.: Closing Remarks/Business Card Exchange

Detailed itinerary here.

Proudly sponsored by:

For more information contact:
Luke Schultheis,
Chairman, UF Entertainment and Sports Law Symposium

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Thank you for your interest in the University of Florida Levin College of Law 2017 Entertainment and Sports Law Symposium. There will not be any admission fee for this year’s Symposium. But, donations for future Symposiums will be accepted the day of the Symposium. If you are interested in becoming a sponsor for this year’s Symposium please contact Luke Schultheis at lschultheis@ufl.edu. To attend this year’s Symposium each attendee will need to fill out the registration form below.

Past Events

Webcast of 2014 Event

Webcast of the 2015 Event

Published: October 23rd, 2013

Category: Student Affairs

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