Tag Archive | Title IX

O’Bannon Update: Plaintiff’s Arguments Against Stay of Injunction

The Plaintiffs in O’Bannon v. National Collegiate Athletic Association case filed their opposition on Monday to the NCAA’s request to stay the injunction that on Saturday would allow schools to begin offering football and men’s basketball players as much as $5,000 per year to compensate them for use of their names, images, and likenesses.  On […]

O’Bannon v. NCAA: Practical Considerations for New Pay-for-Play Rules (Part Two)

As we discussed on the blog last month, Judge Wilken’s decision in O’Bannon v. National Collegiate Athletic Association, if upheld, will have a marked effect on collegiate athletics. As it stands, the NCAA is enjoined from setting a cap on athletic scholarships below the full cost of attendance for student-athletes and allows schools to compensate […]