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May 18, 2011

Texas Looks to Pass Toughest Sports Agent Law in U.S.

The Texas Senate has passed a bill that could lead to felony convictions and up to 10 years of prison for any sports agents or "runners" who bait college athletes into signing contracts that cause them to lose their eligibility.

May 11, 2011

NFL Agent Moonlighting as High School Football Coach

An NFL agent was recently hired as the head football coach of a private high school in Connecticut, which raised questions about a potential conflict of interest.

February 08, 2011

Arkansas to Sports Agents: Offer Student-Athletes Improper Benefits, Face a Felony

The Arkansas House Judiciary Committee today recommended passage of a bill that would make it a felony for sports agents to offer cash or other gifts to student-athletes. The proposed Athlete Agent Reform Act would increase the criminal penalties from a misdemeanor to a Class D felony, according to...



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