DC Antitrust Group, Law Profs Back NCAA's O'Bannon Appeal

Law360, New York (June 17, 2016, 6:04 PM EDT) -- An organization of D.C. antitrust lawyers and a group of law professors have urged the U.S. Supreme Court to hear the NCAA’s appeal of Ed O'Bannon Jr.’s lawsuit over compensation for student-athletes' images and likenesses, arguing that the case gives the court a chance to offer guidance on important questions.

In an amicus brief dated Tuesday, the antitrust law section of the Bar Association of the District of Columbia argued that the Ninth Circuit’s opinion in the case misapplied the rule of reason, a vague antitrust standard that could use the Supreme Court’s clarification. Another brief from 28 legal scholars, dated...

Stay ahead of the curve

In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.


  • Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
  • Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
  • Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!

TRY LAW360 FREE FOR SEVEN DAYS

Hello! I'm Law360's automated support bot.

How can I help you today?

For example, you can type:
  • I forgot my password
  • I took a free trial but didn't get a verification email
  • How do I sign up for a newsletter?
Beta
Ask a question!