- Words: 4609
- Length: 15 Pages
- Topic: Sports
- Paper #: 26815272
Sports and Anti-Trust
Is the National Football League's Requirements to Enter the Draft a Violation of Antitrust Law?
If so why? Why does the NFL think it is not a violation?
Defining the AntiTrusts Legislation
Sherman AntiTrust Legislation
Clayton Antitrust amendment
The Maurice Clarett Case
The NFL's position,
The effect is could have on the game.
Judge Scheinin's decision
Sherman Antitrust Act
Basis of Judge Shira Scheinin's Decision
Other cases from other Professional sports leagues, like the NBA, that are