To discuss the legal landscape for media companies from the perspective of an in-house attorney. How to draft contracts, what are the business and legal considerations that are a priority, and generally, how to best represent a client when the client is also your employer.
Clay Travis leads a conversation with Kevin Glidewell, Senior Counsel, Sports and Digital Entertainment at Turner Sports. Turner Sports handles sports programming for TBS, TNT, TruTV and the NBA’s TV network NBA TV. Turner Sports also operates popular digital media outlets such as Bleacher Report, NBA.com, NCAA.com, the March Madness Live apps, and PGA.com. Turner Sports’ TV rights packages include the NBA, Major League Baseball, NCAA March Madness and the PGA Championship. This CLE will discuss the changing landscape of sports media, the business and legal concerns of businesses that are increasingly competing in a digital world, and the differences between private practice and an in-house job in general.
Missouri lawyers: Outkick CLE classes are considered “self study” and are subject to a 6 hour cap per year. Self study classes cannot be carried over to the next year and may not be used to satisfy the professionalism, ethics or malpractice prevention education requirements of Rule 15.
New York lawyers: Outkick CLE courses will count toward your New York CLE requirement under New York’s Approved Jurisdiction policy. To read the policy in full, please see the New York CLE Board website.