CONGRESS AND SPORTS AGENTS A LEGISLATIVE HISTORY OF THE SPORTS AGENT RESPONSIBILITY AND TRUST ACT (SPARTA)
Item #: 64504
Pages: xlii, 786 p.
Published: Getzville; William S. Hein & Co., Inc.; 2008.
Series: HEIN'S SPORTS LAW LEGISLATIVE HISTORY SERIES
Subjects: LEGISLATIVE HISTORY, SPORTS LAW
Part of Hein's Sports Law Legislative History Series, thisvolume provides readers with a comprehensive collection ofthe relevant Congressional documents related to enactedlegislation supplemented with an article that highlights theissues and concerns about sports agent behavior that causedCongress to move beyond mere bemusement to actuallegislation. An additional feature of the set is an appendixcontaining state legislation, most of which is based on theUniform Athlete Agents Act of 2000 as drafted by theNational Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws.The appendix includes the language from each specific statethat enacted the uniform act while also including those actsfrom legislatures who charted their own course.