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Selig to be among speakers at Marquette sports law conference

Marquette Law School is hosting a national sports law conference.

The conference, which is hosted by the National Sports Law Institute of Marquette University Law School, is scheduled for 9 a.m. Oct. 16 at Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St., Milwaukee.

This year’s theme will be maintaining fairness, integrity and safety in sports, according to a news release.

Speakers at the event include former Major League Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig, lecturer in sports law and policy at the law school.

Registration is $150 and can be done online. The institute will seek CLE credits for the event from the Board of Bar Examiners.

The institute was founded in 1989 and sponsors local and national events and spreads information about the sports industry and sports law through publications, including the Marquette Sports Law Review.

About Erika Strebel, erika.strebel@wislawjournal.com

Erika Strebel is the law beat reporter for the Wisconsin Law Journal and a law school student at UW-Madison. She can be reached at 414-225-1825.

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