USA Today Features Mit Winter as College Sports Law Expert in Article Discussing Dispute Between ESPN and the Big 12 over Loss of Oklahoma and Texas

USA Today Features Mit Winter as College Sports Law Expert in Article Discussing Dispute Between ESPN and the Big 12 over Loss of Oklahoma and Texas

Kennyhertz Perry attorney Mit Winter was sought out by USA Today to comment on the recent conference realignment in college sports.  With Oklahoma and Texas announcing they are leaving the Big 12 for the SEC, the Big 12 has sent a letter to ESPN accusing the network of attempting to destabilize and eliminate the Big

Mit Winter Featured on Sports Talk Radio Show Discussing Conference Realignment and Oklahoma and Texas moving to the SEC

Mit Winter Featured on Sports Talk Radio Show Discussing Conference Realignment and Oklahoma and Texas moving to the SEC

Kennyhertz Perry attorney Mit Winter recently joined 96.9 The Game in Orlando, Florida and its show The Beat of Sports to discuss the conference realignment currently happening in college athletics.  With Texas and Oklahoma announcing their move from the Big 12 to the SEC, there are a number of legal issues that could come into

Kennyhertz Perry Welcomes Peter Andreone

Kennyhertz Perry Welcomes Peter Andreone

Kennyhertz Perry is excited to welcome Peter Andreone to the firm. Peter has over a decade of experience practicing law in Kansas, Missouri, and Maryland.  He focuses his practice on business, transactional, and litigation matters, where he works closely with companies and individuals to navigate a variety of complex legal situations.  Peter also has extensive

When Brains Are Not Enough, Get a Lawyer!

When Brains Are Not Enough, Get a Lawyer!

This is the first installment in this series of blogs by Arthur Chaykin relating to the special problems associated with disputing with an academic institution. Introduction: Universities and the Rah-Rah Syndrome: Colleges and universities are regarded as stimulating and dynamic institutions of transformation and discovery. For students, the opportunity to engage in higher education means

Mit Winter Discusses the Supreme Court’s Decision in Favor of College Athletes in NCAA v. Alston

Mit Winter Discusses the Supreme Court’s Decision in Favor of College Athletes in NCAA v. Alston

Last week, the United States Supreme Court issued its long-awaited decision in the NCAA v. Alston case.  In a unanimous decision, the Court held that the NCAA’s rules which limit the amount of educationally-related benefits universities can give to college athletes violate antitrust law.  With this decision, NCAA universities are now free to offer and

Federal Court Temporarily Enjoins Missouri Medical Marijuana License Residency Requirement

Federal Court Temporarily Enjoins Missouri Medical Marijuana License Residency Requirement

Yesterday, June 21, 2021, the Federal District Court for the Western District of Missouri issued the attached order, which preliminarily enjoins the DHSS from enforcing the Missouri medical marijuana program’s 51% residency requirement. Essentially, the court reasoned that the plaintiff, who is challenging the residency requirement, is likely to succeed on the merits of his

Blockworks Features Braden Perry in Goldman Sachs Reportedly Exploring Ether Options Article

Blockworks Features Braden Perry in Goldman Sachs Reportedly Exploring Ether Options Article

Mathew McDermott, Goldman Sachs head of digital assets, told Bloomberg in a recent interview that the bank is preparing to launch an ether futures and options trading platform for clients in the near future. Reportedly, Goldman is planning on offering an exchange-traded notes tracking the price of bitcoin, including other digital assets derivatives products. Kennyhertz

Goering & Granatino Features John Kennyhertz in Spotlight on Success: Kennyhertz Perry Relies on ‘ABC Network’ for Growth

Goering & Granatino Features John Kennyhertz in Spotlight on Success: Kennyhertz Perry Relies on ‘ABC Network’ for Growth

Goering & Granatino recently sat down with managing partner, John Kennyhertz, to reflect on their many years of working together and growing their businesses. Since launching Kennyhertz Perry in 2013, Goering & Granatino have felt more like partners than accountants. The relationship goes beyond the standard bookkeeping, tax compliance and planning, said Kennyhertz in his

Mit Winter Featured on Podcast Discussing College Athlete Compensation and new Name, Image, and Likeness Laws

Mit Winter Featured on Podcast Discussing College Athlete Compensation and new Name, Image, and Likeness Laws

With a Supreme Court case pending and college athletes gaining the ability to be paid for their name, image and likeness, Mit Winter joined the State Your Line podcast to discuss the new developments surrounding paying college athletes. The interview can be listened to below.     More About Kennyhertz Perry’s Collegiate Sports Practice Group

WNSP Sports Radio Talks with Mit Winter about the Intersection of College Athlete Name, Image, and Likeness Laws and NFTs

WNSP Sports Radio Talks with Mit Winter about the Intersection of College Athlete Name, Image, and Likeness Laws and NFTs

College athletes throughout the country will soon be able to be paid for the use of their names, images, and likenesses.  With the recent interest in non-fungible tokens (NFTs), it’s expected that many college athletes will take advantage of the new NIL laws to sell their own NFTs.  Mit Winter recently joined WNSP Sports Radio