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UAAA laws. Criticism Motivation behind enforcement – protect student athletes or colleges and universities from NCAA penalties Only applies to studentathletes with remaining eligibility
Does not apply to professional athletes, those that don ’t play college sports. Sports Agent Regulation
Sports Agent Regulation Sports Agent Responsibility Trust Act (SPARTA) Protects against misleading advertising in recruiting studentathlete Enforced by Federal Trade Commission 20042011 no known violations Sports Agent Regulation
Sports Agent Regulation Players Associations Certifications NFL Four year degree Two day negotiation seminar and written exam Application, background check, dues Negotiate one contract in each three year period MLB Represent one man on a 40man roster before certification Minor League – patience Sports Agent Regulation
Sports Agent Regulation NBA Four year degree or sufficient negotiating ex...
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