×

The Best Entertainment and Sports Law Schools

( 398 votes, average: 4 out of 5)
What do you think about this article? Rate it using the stars above and let us know what you think in the comments below.
Summary: Entertainment and sports law are two different legal fields that are often merged into one by law schools and firms.
 
The Best Entertainment and Sports Law Schools
 
  • When one thinks of law or lawyers, rarely does either word correspond with entertainment and sports.
  • However, entertainment and sports can provide a large and lucrative practice field for attorneys who seek to study either field.
  • Keep reading to find out the best law schools for prospective attorneys who want to get into the game of entertainment and sports law.

Entertainment and sports law are two different legal fields that are often merged into one by law schools and firms.

Sports law involves the application of different disciplines of law to both amateur and professional sports. This includes labor, contract, antitrust, and tort law. When there is a legal dispute in a sports-related sector, a sports lawyer is who usually is called upon.

Quite similarly, entertainment law (also known as media law) involves applying different areas of law to the entertainment industry. This includes intellectual property law and defamation, first amendment and right of publicity issues, labor and employment law, corporate finance, bankruptcy, insurance, and others.

In every nation, recreation is a big source of revenue, be it sports or entertainment. It goes without saying that sports and entertainment law is one of the most popular legal fields for law students because they promise a bright career (well, that is the thought anyway!). With the huge number of sports and entertainment sectors around the world, there is always some dispute or the other that needs a lawyer.

Want to continue reading ?

Become a subscriber to LawCrossing's Job Seeker articles.

Once you become a subscriber you will have unlimited access to all of LawCrossing Job Seeker's articles.

There is absolutely no cost!



Featured Testimonials

I got a job using LawCrossing. It is a great website. Thank you very much!
Sue


Facts

LawCrossing Fact #157: Since we charge our users a minimal fee, they have access to many jobs available around the country!

 
Let's Do It!
Email:

Only LawCrossing consolidates every job it can find in the legal industry and puts all of the job listings it locates in one place.

  • We have more than 25 times as many legal jobs as any other job board.
  • We list jobs you will not find elsewhere that are hidden in small regional publications and employer websites.
  • We collect jobs from more than 250,000 websites and post them on our site.
  • Increase your chances of being seen! Employers on public job boards get flooded with applications. Our private job boards ensure that only members can apply to our job postings.

Success Stories

I came back to LawCrossing to search through the listings in my new job search because I had been able to get my last 2 jobs through using the site. I love the search capacity and filters. This is a very valuable service.
  • Jennifer Guidea Bloomfield, NJ