Click Clack . . . the SEC Is on Your Back: Under Armour Under Investigation by the Department of Justice and Securities and Exchange Commission

Under Armour is the official outfitter of two SEC teams, the Auburn Tigers and South Carolina Gamecocks. However, they are not on friendly business terms with the most-powerful SEC team, the one in Washington, D.C. On Sunday, the Wall Street Journal reported that Under Armour was under investigation by the SEC and DOJ for their... Continue Reading →

Towns and Embiid Square Off.. Kinda

Wednesday night saw the first fight of the 2019-20 NBA season. An entertaining scuffle broke out midway through the third quarter of the Timberwolves and 76ers game between Karl-Anthony Towns and Joel Embiid. The altercation started after the two got tangled up going for a steal under the basket. Both players are 2x All-Stars and... Continue Reading →

Federal Prisons May Soon be a Full House: Lori Loughlin pleads not guilty to new charges that carry a sentence of up to 5 years in prison

Image Credit: Katherine Taylor / EPA via Shutterstock Friday, actress Lori Loughlin and her husband, fashion designer Mossimo Giannulli, pleaded not guilty to new charges in the ongoing college admissions fraud case. Image Credit: John Tlumacki / Boston Globe The 2018 college admissions scandal, referred to as "Varsity Blues," involved dozens of wealthy parents, including... Continue Reading →

Hey, NCAA: Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is

Make no mistake, the NCAA's statement that student-athletes will be able to benefit from their name, image, and likeness instituted no change.  It should be viewed for what it is -- a PR stunt to stop momentum generated by legislation that will mandate student-athlete compensation. Amidst the rising tide of state and national legislation that will... Continue Reading →

Haters Gonna Hate, Hate, Hate, Hate, Hate: Ninth Circuit appeals panel hated district judge’s previous ruling and revived copyright lawsuit over Taylor Swift’s lyrics

Image Credit: Ben Hassett / ELLE Despite the success of Taylor Swift's latest album, Lover, she has not been able to successfully "shake off" a copyright infringement suit against her. Monday, a Ninth Circuit three-judge panel remanded a copyright suit regarding lyrics in Taylor Swift's "Shake it Off" back to the district court for further... Continue Reading →

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