Amateur Sports, Law of - Katz


Course Title

Amateur Sports, Law of



First Assignment

Capital University Law School 

Law of Amateur Sports Ÿ Prof. Deborah A. Katz Ÿ Spring 2014 



First Assignment (Thursday, January 16th) 


Please read: 


  1. 2013-14 NCAA Division I Manual, NCAA Bylaws 1 (Name, Purposes and Fundamental Policy) and 2 (Principles for Conduct of Intercollegiate Athletics) at (click on Resources, Division I Manual, and then Download PDF). 


  1. Required text, Professor Katz Cases and Materials Custom, pgs. 1-5 (A reduced-price, custom looseleaf set of materials will be available in the Capital University Law School Bookstore by January 8th.) 


  1. “The Shame of College Sports,” Atlantic Magazine, October 2011 at 


Please contact me at if you have any questions.  Best wishes to you and yours for a happy holiday season, and I look forward to meeting you in class.