Cincinnati Enquirer features op-ed by Professor Ross
December 23, 2009
Publication Date: December 17, 2009
Author: Stephen F. Ross
Penn State Law Professor Stephen Ross' op-ed "Good legal advice could have kept Kelly" about University of Cincinnati's Head Football Coach Brian Kelly leaving the Bearcats has been published online by the Cincinnati Enquirer.
As a sports fan, Professor Ross empathizes with the players because of their disappointment. As an attorney and law professor, Professor Ross suggests that the situation could have been avoided with sound legal advice.
Professor Ross is the Lewis H. Vovakis Distinguished Faculty Scholar and Director of the Penn State Institute for Sports Law, Policy, and Research. He has provided expert testimony and advice on antitrust issues in the sports arena to governmental entities in the U.S. and Canada for many years. His recent book, Fans of the Worlds, Unite! (2008), was noted by Wired.com magazine as one of the 12 bright ideas of 2009.