Robinson, if you’ve forgotten, committed to and signed with Western Kentucky, enrolling at the school and practicing with the team over the summer. After Robinson left WKU, three schools have emerged as potential landing spots: LSU, Kansas and New Orleans. LSU ended their recruitment two weeks ago.
Joseph Rothberg I handle high profile commercial disputes and intellectual property litigation across a wide variety of industries. The latest crossover of video games, sports, and intellectual property law is materializing from a surprising source – the reproduction of professional athletes’ tattoos in the popular basketball videogame franchise, NBA 2K. Previously, the most high-profile case involving video games, sports and IP law was arguably a class action by college athletes suing the NCAA, the video-game manufacturer Electronic Arts and the Collegiate Licensing Co., for misappropriation of their rights to publicity – i.e. using the athlete’s likeness without their permission in the videogame.
Two NC State freshmen were dismissed from the football team while three other freshmen were suspended, according to CBS North Carolina . Antoine Thompson and Kevince Brown were kicked off the team after an investigation into an on-campus party where three sexual assaults allegedly occurred. While the school said the players' dismissal doesn't have to do with the sexual assault allegations, they could still face criminal charges and be part of Title IX cases.