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Bryan Cave features a nationally recognized sports law group which offers our clients the unique experience and relationships of more than 60 Sports and Entertainment Group members across the United States and abroad, providing a variety of transactional, litigation and regulatory services to our sports and entertainment industry clients.  Our Sports and Entertainment Group includes a dedicated Collegiate practice team, the members of which regularly represent the NCAA, various collegiate athletic conferences, major universities and a variety of foundations and other entities involved in collegiate athletics.  We believe that the depth of our sports practice, together with our extensive experience in representing clients involved in collegiate athletics, ideally positions Bryan Cave to serve as any university’s single source for counsel and representation concerning NCAA compliance programs and issues; commercial, antitrust, concussion, anti-doping and other litigation matters; conference formation, alignment and governance; media contracting; naming rights and sponsorships; stadium and arena development and related tax and financing matters. Further detail about our Collegiate practice can be found at: