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Spring 2022
LAW948  A  INVESTING IN SPORTS: FROM ATHLETES & VENTURE CAPITAL TO PRIVATE EQUITY AND SPACS

Course Description
Taught by sport industry expert and veteran Charles Baker, this course will explore the world of investing and negotiation in sports. This course is designed to provide students with an opportunity to test their investment and financial knowledge and allows for them to do so in the world of sports business, with the use of live case studies. Professor Baker brings decades of real world experience to share with students, and the course will also include weekly guest lecturers, giving students unique access to a wide array of industry leaders.

Course Schedule
Offering Dates: 01-19-2022 - 02-23-2022  

Dates Day Time Room
01-19-2022 - 02-23-2022   W  3:35 PM-5:15 PM F402

Course Frequency

Course Information

Credits: 1
Pass/Fail Option: Yes
Prerequisite:
Grading: Graded
Method of Evaluation:
Graduation Requirements Fulfilled By Course:
General
Special Attributes:
Compressed Course
LL.M. Course
New Course
Course Delivery:
Residential
Special Restrictions: Open to those students enrolled in the LL.M. or J.D./LL.M. in Entertainment, Arts and Sports Law (EASL) or those that have permission of EASL's Director (Greg Levy)
Law Track(s): None
Bar Subject(s): None
Concentration(s): None
Course Book(s):
Textbook Required:
Yes  
  • Textbook Name: Negotiating for Success: Essential Strategies and Skills
    Textbook Type: Paperback
    Requirement: Required
    Author: George J. Siedel
    Publisher: Van Rye Publishing, LLC
    ISBN: 9780990367192
      
  • Textbook Name: Ask for More
    Textbook Type: Paperback
    Requirement: Recommended
    Author: Carter, Alexandra
    Publisher: Simon & Schuster UK
    ISBN: 9781471188558
      
  • Textbook Name: Getting to Yes: Negotiating Agreement Without Giving In
    Textbook Type: Paperback
    Requirement: Recommended
    Author: Fisher, Roger
    Publisher: Penguin Books
    Edition: 3rd Revised ed.
    ISBN: 9781844131464
      
  
First Class Assignment(s): TBD/None

 
Professor(s)

BAKER, CHARLES


Biography
Contact Information:
Email: cbaker@omm.com