Mit Winter Featured in Article Discussing College Athlete NIL Deals

Mit Winter Featured in Article Discussing College Athlete NIL Deals

It’s been over a month since college athletes have been able to enter into deals that allow them to be compensated for the use of the name, image, and likeness (NIL).  Kennyhertz Perry attorney Mit Winter was featured in an article by On3, the premier college sports and recruiting digital media company, discussing some of

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

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

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

Sports Talk Radio Show Interviews Mit Winter on the Recent Passage of State Level College Athlete Name, Image, and Likeness Laws

Sports Talk Radio Show Interviews Mit Winter on the Recent Passage of State Level College Athlete Name, Image, and Likeness Laws

  With college athletes in Florida and other states set to start being paid for the use of their names, images, and likenesses starting July 1, states around the country are rushing to pass their own NIL laws.  Mit Winter recently joined 3 Man Front in Birmingham, Alabama to discuss the details on some of

Mit Winter Quoted in Kansas City Star Article Focused on State Laws Allowing College Athletes to Receive Name, Image, and Likeness Compensation

Mit Winter Quoted in Kansas City Star Article Focused on State Laws Allowing College Athletes to Receive Name, Image, and Likeness Compensation

Starting July 1, college athletes in a number of states will be able to be paid for the use of their names, images, and likenesses.  To ensure that their universities won’t be left behind in recruiting, states are rushing to pass their own laws allowing college athlete NIL compensation. Kennyhertz Perry’s Mit Winter recently discussed

Mit Winter Quoted in Article Discussing Tax and Liability Issues Relating to College Athlete Name, Image, and Likeness Compensation

Mit Winter Quoted in Article Discussing Tax and Liability Issues Relating to College Athlete Name, Image, and Likeness Compensation

College athletes will soon be able to be paid by third parties for the use of their names, images, and likenesses (NILs).  Imagine college athletes appearing in commercials, being paid for autographs, and being paid for making sponsored social media posts.  This new source of revenue will create a number of issues that college athletes

Mit Winter Quoted in Article Discussing Supreme Court Case on College Athlete Compensation

Mit Winter Quoted in Article Discussing Supreme Court Case on College Athlete Compensation

Kennyhertz Perry attorney Mit Winter was quoted in a Front Office Sports article discussing the Alston v. NCAA case pending in the US Supreme Court.  The Court will determine whether NCAA rules that limit the educationally-related benefits schools can give to college athletes violate antitrust law.  Mit was asked to comment on what could happen

Kennyhertz Perry Attorney Mit Winter Discusses Supreme Court Case on Sports Talk Radio

Kennyhertz Perry Attorney Mit Winter Discusses Supreme Court Case on Sports Talk Radio

Mit Winter recently appeared as a guest on 96.9 The Game to discuss the Alston v. NCAA case currently pending before the United States Supreme Court.  The Court has been asked to decide whether NCAA college athletes are entitled to additional compensation, specifically unlimited educationally related benefits and cash payments for academic awards and incentives. 

The Time is Now for College and High School Athletes to Prepare for the Name, Image, and Likeness Revolution

The Time is Now for College and High School Athletes to Prepare for the Name, Image, and Likeness Revolution

College athletes (and potentially their high school counterparts) will soon be able to be paid for the use of their names, images, and likenesses (NILs).  The laws and/or NCAA bylaws that will govern NIL deals have not been finalized, but college athletes will almost certainly be able to begin monetizing their NILs later this year.