Richard T. Karcher

Eastern Michigan University

Associate Professor

318 Porter Building

Ypsilanti, MI 48197

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

16

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Scholarly Papers (16)

1.

The Use of Players' Identities in Fantasy Sports Leagues: Developing Workable Standards for Right of Publicity Claims

Penn State Law Review, Vol. 111, p. 557, Winter 2007
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 21 Feb 2007
Richard T. Karcher
Eastern Michigan University
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Solving Problems in the Player Representation Business: Unions Should Be the Exclusive Representatives of the Players

Willamette Law Review, Vol. 42, p. 737, 2006
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 13 Oct 2006
Richard T. Karcher
Eastern Michigan University
Downloads 489 (56,202)

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3.

Tort Law and Journalism Ethics

Loyola University Chicago Law Journal, Vol. 40, p. 781, 2009
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 30 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 20 May 2009
Richard T. Karcher
Eastern Michigan University
Downloads 467 (59,544)

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Defamation, Privacy, First Amendment, Journalism Ethics

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The Ncaa's Regulations Related to the Use of Agents in the Sport of Baseball: Are the Rules Detrimental to the Best Interest of the Amateur Athlete?

Vanderbilt Journal of Entertainment and Technology Law, Spring 2005
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 12 Oct 2006
Richard T. Karcher
Eastern Michigan University
Downloads 414 (68,910)
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The Coaching Carousel in Big-Time Intercollegiate Athletics: Economic Implications and Legal Considerations

Fordham Intellectual Property, Media & Entertainment Law Journal, Vol. 20, No. 1, 2009
Number of pages: 93 Posted: 12 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 14 Jan 2010
Richard T. Karcher
Eastern Michigan University
Downloads 329 (90,008)
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contracts, economics, negative injunction, equitable relief, liquidated damages, college coaches

6.

Fundamental Fairness in Union Regulation of Sports Agents

Connecticut Law Review, Vol. 40, No. 2, 2007
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 10 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 03 May 2009
Richard T. Karcher
Eastern Michigan University
Downloads 295 (101,364)

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arbitration, dispute resolution, labor, union

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Broadcast Rights, Unjust Enrichment, and the Student-Athlete

Cardozo Law Review, Vol. 34, No. 1, 2012
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 03 Oct 2012
Richard T. Karcher
Eastern Michigan University
Downloads 232 (130,144)
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broadcast rights, college sports, unjust enrichment, copyright, work made for hire

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Rethinking Damages for Lost Earning Capacity in a Professional Sports Career: How to Translate Today’s Athletic Potential into Tomorrow’s Dollars

Chapman Law Review, Vol. 14, No. 1, 2010
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 04 Dec 2010
Richard T. Karcher
Eastern Michigan University
Downloads 167 (176,363)

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damages, lost earning capacity, evidence, expert witness testimony

9.

The Chances of a Drafted Baseball Player Making the Major Leagues: A Quantitative Study

The Baseball Research Journal, 46 (1), 50-55 (Spring 2017), ISBN: 978-1-943816-39-2
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 03 Apr 2017
Richard T. Karcher
Eastern Michigan University
Downloads 133 (212,762)

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Major League Baseball Draft, Quantitative Study

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Redress for a No-Win Situation: Using Liquidated Damages in Comparable Coaches' Contracts to Assess a School's Economic Damage from the Loss of a Successful Coach

South Carolina Law Review, Vol. 64, No. 2, 2012
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 14 Jan 2013
Richard T. Karcher
Eastern Michigan University
Downloads 131 (215,419)

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coaches' contracts, measuring university's damages

11.

Distributive Injustice: An Ethical Analysis of the NCAA's 'Collegiate Model of Athletics' and Its Jurisprudence

Int Sports Law J (2016) 15: 210-225
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 25 Jan 2016
Richard Southall and Richard T. Karcher
University of South Carolina and Eastern Michigan University
Downloads 105 (253,360)

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NCAA, Ethics, Utilitarianism, Paternalism

12.

Judicial Review of NCAA Eligibility Decisions: Evaluation of the Restitution Rule and a Call for Arbitration

Journal of College and University Law, Vol. 40, No. 1, 2014, Penn State Law Research Paper No. 7-2014
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 18 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 19 May 2014
Stephen F. Ross, Richard T. Karcher and S. Baker Kensinger
Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Law, Eastern Michigan University and Goldberg Katzman
Downloads 104 (254,992)
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The NCAA's Indirect Regulation of Lawyer-Agents: In Direct Conflict with the Model Rules of Professional Conduct

Selected Proceedings of the Santa Clara University Institute of Sports Law and Ethics, Third Annual Sports Law Symposium, 2012
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 04 Nov 2012
Richard T. Karcher
Eastern Michigan University
Downloads 88 (284,285)

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Legal Ethics, Model Rules of Professional Conduct, NCAA

14.

The Battle Outside of the Courtroom: Principles of 'Amateurism' vs. Principles of Supply and Demand

Mississippi Sports Law Review, 2014
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 08 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 25 Jan 2016
Richard T. Karcher
Eastern Michigan University
Downloads 73 (317,812)
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15.

Big-Time College Athletes’ Status As Employees

ABA Journal of Labor & Employment Law, 33 (1), 31-53, 2018
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 08 May 2018
Richard T. Karcher
Eastern Michigan University
Downloads 56 (364,225)

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college athletes, employee status, labor law, workers' compensation

16.

Brief for Sport Management Professors as Amici Curiae in Support of Plaintiff-Appellee, O’Bannon V. NCAA (9th Cir. Filed Jan. 28, 2015)

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 07 Nov 2017
Richard T. Karcher and Thomas Baker
Eastern Michigan University and University of Georgia
Downloads 9 (580,548)
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ethics, antitrust, O'Bannon v. NCAA