What Happened in Vegas Should Stay in Vegas: How the New Seattle NHL Franchise Can Avoid Another “Golden Knights” Trademark Controversy

The new Seattle NHL Franchise will be settling upon a name in the not-so-distant future, though they will have to be sure to avoid the trademark issues that affected the Vegas Golden Knights. On December 4th, 2018, the National Hockey League (NHL) awarded the City of Seattle an expansion team to the delight of Seattle... Continue Reading →

Tom Dundon, Owner of the Carolina Hurricanes, Becomes Chairman of the Alliance of American Football: Will there be Cross-Ownership concerns?

Photo courtesy: abc11.com Tom Dundon was just named the chairman of the Alliance of American Football (AAF), after investing $250 million. In 2018, Dundon also purchased the majority stake in the Carolina Hurricanes of the National Hockey League (NHL). That begs the question, how does an owner commit to multiple professional sports franchises? Also, how... Continue Reading →

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