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Current Legal and Business Issues in Soccer Panel

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    April 9, 2019 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
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Arent Fox and the Sports Lawyers Association (SLA) are teaming up to host a panel titled “Current Legal and Business Issues in Soccer” before the D.C. United home game at Audi Field on Tuesday, April 9th.

Partner Jon Bouker will be featured on the panel alongside four prominent figures in the soccer industry: the Chief Operating Officer of Loudon United F.C., the Legal Counsel for Major League Soccer, the General Counsel for D.C. United, and D.C. United’s Senior Vice President of Business and Legal Affairs. The panel will discuss trending issues in the soccer world, including collective bargaining agreement negotiations, the development of the United Soccer League, sports betting, the transfer market, stadium development, and more. Refreshments and networking will bookend the discussion.

This panel is made possible by our longstanding relationship with D.C. United and its minor league affiliate, Loudon United F.C. Arent Fox represented both in the negotiation of the ground leases, ancillary agreements, and licensing of their home stadiums, Audi Field in Washington, DC and Loudon United Stadium in Leesburg, Virginia.


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