NCAA Prez Says Rule Reforms Limited By Antitrust Cases

Law360 (December 17, 2019, 10:15 PM EST) -- NCAA President Mark Emmert said Tuesday the results of recent antitrust legal challenges to the organization's rules prohibiting college athletes to be paid beyond the cost of attendance could constrain potential reforms being considered as a number of states look to pass legislation to allow them to be paid for the use of their names, images and likenesses.

"There are a number of important legal cases that have been settled, there's some are still on appeal as we speak," Emmert said during a talk at the Aspen Institute, a nonprofit think tank in Washington, D.C. "The two most important ones have...

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