Sports & Entertainment Law Program

Shawn Watwood

The Legal Impact: Shooting on the set of Rust

Thursday, October 28, 2021
Special guest Attorney Shawn Watwood joins the show to talk about the complex failures that happened on the set of "Rust" that resulted in the shooting and what he expects the legal fallout to be. Read More
Michael McCann

The Legal Impact: Gruden Resigns and Latest from US Soccer Equal Pay Lawsuit

Wednesday, October 13, 2021
Professor Michael McCann breaks down the Jon Gruden resignation as coach of the Las Vegas Raiders and gives an update to the US Soccer equal pay lawsuit. Read More
Michael McCann

The Legal Impact: Unpaid Taxes and ADA Compliance

Friday, September 17, 2021
Professor Michael McCann discusses Randolph Morris being in hot water over not paying taxes on income made in China and ADA compliance lawsuits over wheelchair accessibility at the Seattle Mariners stadium. Read More
Dylan Harriger

Profile of a Powerhouse: Dylan Harriger, JD ’22

Friday, September 17, 2021
When Sport Imitates Life and Life Imitates Law Read More
Michael McCann

The Legal Impact: Professor McCann Speaks to the US Senate

Thursday, June 17, 2021
Professor Michael McCann describes his experience testifying before the US Senate on NCAA college athlete name, image, and likeness rights. He also outlines his reasoning for federal law to be the best course of action. Read More
Michael McCann

The Legal Impact: MLB All-Star Game Lawsuit

Thursday, June 3, 2021
Professor Michael McCann dives into a billion-dollar lawsuit centered around the MLB All Star game venue change, protesting Georgia voting laws. Read More
Michael McCann

The Legal Impact: Podcasts, Baseball, and Defamation

Thursday, April 15, 2021
Professor Mike McCann talks about the defamation lawsuit decided against Lo Duca for claims made about MLB Umpire Joe West. Read More
Michael McCann

Writing His Way In

Friday, March 12, 2021
Professor Michael McCann used his skill with words to break into the field of sports law. Read More
Michael McCann

The Legal Impact: Global Spots in the Pandemic

Friday, March 12, 2021
Professor Michael McCann gives a wrap up of our event examining the role of contaminants and testing, and the playing of the Olympics during the COVID-19 pandemic. Read More
Michael McCann

Profiles: Michael McCann

Thursday, March 4, 2021
A professor, journalist and leader in sports and entertainment law, Professor Michael McCann shares his journey in the latest edition of Profiles, where we get to know the Powerhouse people at UNH Franklin Pierce School of Law. Read More