Oregon Summer Sports Law Institute Curriculum

2023 Sport Law Institute Curriculum

From economics to regulation, race and gender to intellectual property, the Oregon Summer Sports Law Institute offers a broad range of sports law topics.

The UO Summer Sports Law Institute’s comprehensive curriculum introduces aspiring sports lawyers to a broad range of legal topics relevant to the practice of sports law. The Institute features a unique mix of classes, lectures, and career panels, each led by experts in their respective fields.

During the rigorous five-week program, students immerse themselves in the wide world of sports law theory and practice.

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The Institute curriculum consists of 6 credit hours of instruction.

Students attend two 2-hour class sessions each day, 9:30–11:20 am and 1:30–3:20 pm.

Students who are unable to stay for the entire program may make other arrangements to sit for the exam with the approval of the program director.