Three Things About the Disney/FOX sale of RSN’s to Sinclair

Disney was forced to sell its 21st Century FOX-acquired Midwest-based regional sports networks (RSN) to a third party.  The third party winner...
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5 Takeaways from The Fair Pay to Play Act

If passed by the California Legislature, the Fair Pay to Play Act will allow student-athletes to hire an agent or attorney for their business...

Regulating the Dealmakers

This author has written previously on the differences between agents and attorneys.  The first article was entitled “Ethical and Practical Implications and...

Netflix and Sports: The next disruption in media and entertainment

Netflix CEO Reed Hastings has said on several occasions Netflix will not enter the live sports content space. However, what we know about Netflix is that it is a powerhouse...

What Disney, ESPN+ and Hulu means for Sports Television

You should know four important things in 2018 when it comes to live sports television broadcasting.   Disney owns a 30% stake in Hulu  When Disney and Fox...
The Toronto Blue Jays and Baltimore Orioles play in the fourth inning of a baseball game, Monday, May 11, 2015, in Baltimore. It's been 25 years since the Baltimore Orioles began playing in Camden Yards, the start of a nationwide trend of major league teams moving into new ballparks. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

Diamonds and Walls: Building the Perfect Ballpark

Influenced by visiting twenty-two of the current thirty Major League Baseball (MLB) ballparks, including some no longer in existence (old Yankee Stadium,...
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Social Media Speak

We live in a world where most of our communication comes through some medium.  It may be a platform, application, or some...

Bundling to Change the Future

Even with change, history repeats itself.  Consumers of content can see the tides of change.  They have been experiencing it at home...

NCAA enters the free market

April 29, 2020 will forever mark the day in the history of entertainment, media, and sports when “The NCAA’s highest governing body unprecedented...

A Golden Age: The business of content creation, distribution and consumption

There was a time when entertainment meant film, television, stage acting and the music business. It was also a time when media meant the five o’clock news,...