Litigation, Legislation and Movements
CARE-FC press release March 12, 2015
H.R. 2731 NCAA Accountability Act
Bill Calling for Presidential Commission
To read more, download the Commission Bill PDF.
Congressman Dent Bill
To read more, download the Dent Bill PDF.
Congressman Cardenas Bill
To read more, download the Cardenas Bill PDF.
College Athlete Protection Act (CAP Act)
To read the summary, download the CAP ACT Summary PDF.
To read the entire bill, download the CAP ACT Bill PDF.
1.22.15 – Hausfeld release
1.28.15 – NY Times: The Fraud of the Student Athlete
9.8.2014 – USA Today – O’Bannon plaintiffs stay with ruling
6.2.2014 – Vox: Explaining the NCAA v. O’Bannon college athletics case
5.3.2014 – USA Today: NCAA gets support in bid to delay Ed O’Bannon Case trial
4.29.2014 – USA Today: NCAA makes new bids to redefine or delay O’Bannon trial
Download the O’Bannon PDF to read Mary Willingham’s declaration.
1.31.2014 – SB Nation: Ed O’Bannon vs. the NCAA: The antitrust lawsuit explained
Kessler Antitrust Lawsuit vs. NCAA
8.28.2014 – The New York TImes – How Kessler’s lawsuit could change college sport.
3.17.2014 – The New York Times: Lawsuit Seeks to End NCAA’s ‘Unlawful Cartel’
3.17.2014 – ESPN College Sports: Jeffrey Kessler files against NCAA
4.25.2014 – ESPN Chicago: NU players cast historic vote
4.25.2014 – Chicago Tribune: Northwestern football players cast ballots in union vote
3.26.2014 – The New York Times: College Players Granted Right to Form Union
2.18.2014 – The New York Times: Northwestern Quarterback Makes His Case for Players’ Union
NCAA Division I Governance Review: Division I Steering Committee on Governance Review
Memo to NCAA Board Representation: Open Letter to the NCAA
Drake Group Press Release: Drake Group Supports NLRB Ruling in Favor of Athletes at Northwestern
NCAA Memo: Division I Governance Redesign