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2015 Sports Law Symposium

Under Further Review:
A Legal Look at the World of Sports

January 30, 2015
Charleston Music Hall, 37 John Street
The Seventh Annual Law & Society Symposium

Co-Sponsored by the Charleston Law Review and the Richard W. Riley Institute of
Government, Politics and Public Leadership at Furman University

Keynote Address
Megha Parekh

Senior Vice President, General Counsel
Jacksonville Jaguars

Panel One

Reform in College Athletics and
the Future of the NCAA

Warren Zola, Chair, Boston College's Professional Sports Counseling Panel & Executive Director of the Office of Corporate and Government Affairs

Angela Littlejohn, Legal Advisor, Furman University

Timothy Liam Epstein, Partner, SmithAmundsen

Panel Two

Concussions, Injuries, and
Medico-Legal Issues in Sports

H. Hunt Batjer, M.D., Co-Chair, NFL's Head, Neck, and Spine Committee

David Geier, Jr., M.D., Director, East Cooper Sports Medicine

Timothy Liam Epstein, Partner, SmithAmundsen

Panel Three

League Scandals:
Disciplinary Powers and Due Process

Daniel Wallach, Shareholder, Becker & Poliakoff

Scott Andresen, Founder, Andresen & Associates P.C.

Robert Raiola, C.P.A., Sports and Entertainment Group Manager, O'Connor Davies LLP




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This symposium has been approved by the South Carolina Bar for four (4) hours of CLE credit, one (1) of which is an ethics credit.

Symposium Agenda

8:15 a.m. - Registration

8:45 a.m. - Program begins

9:00 a.m. - Panel one

10:30 a.m. - Panel two

12:00 p.m. - Keynote address

12:45 p.m. - Lunch break

2:00 p.m. - Panel three

3:15 p.m. - Conclusion


For hotel information or questions about discounted symposium rates, please contact the Hampton Inn Charleston-Historic District.