ESLA Presents: The Future of Sports Law

Are you a big sports fan? Want to know how you could turn that passion into a career in law? Well you’ve just hit the jackpot.

Don’t miss ESLA’s live Q&A on the Future of Sports Law with some of Canada’s top experts in the field as they provide insight and analysis on the wide overlap between the world of sports and intellectual property, labour & employment law and corporate/commercial law, and the future direction in which the industry is headed.

Our Dream Team of Speakers includes:

– Dave Stern — Partner at Blaney McMurtry
– Elliot Saccucci — Partner and Head of Sports Law Group at Loopstra Nixon
– Eric Macramalla — Partner at Gowling WLG, Legal Analyst for TSN/Forbes
– Paige Backman — Partner and Co-Chair of Sports and Media Group at Aird & Berlis

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In Discussion with… Entertainment Law Entrepreneurs

In collaboration with the Osgoode Legal Entrepreneurs Organization, the Osgoode Entertainment & Sports Law Association presents A Discussion with Entertainment Law Entrepreneurs.

Curious about the steps to solo practice in entertainment law or how to pursue a career in emerging creative industries? Participate in a live Q&A and learn from the insightful experiences of our stellar speakers, Laura Wilson-Lewis, Ashlee Froese, Danny Webber & Jasmine Daya.

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22nd annual entertainment & Sports law conference

Thank you to all of the incredible guests and speakers who joined us at the 22nd Annual ESLA Conference! 🏀🎥 (Photo Credit: Kimberly Carr)


ESLA’s Annual Entertainment & Sports Law Conference is Canada’s premier student conference for aspiring industry leaders in entertainment and sports law. Our 22nd annual conference will feature speakers from the legal and business side of film, television, music, and sport.

Don’t miss this incredible opportunity to learn from the industry’s best. Refreshments will be provided.


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The Annual Entertainment & Sports Law Conference is presented by Cassels LLP.

DATE: Monday March 9th, 2020
TIME: Doors Open 5:30 PM | Event 6 – 9 PM
11 Duncan St. Toronto, Ontario
(This venue is accessible. An elevator to the 2nd floor is available, no additional steps to washroom)
TTC DIRECTIONS: 5 minutes from St. Andrew Station


🏒📻Thank you Sportsnet for having us for a studio tour and lawyer Q&A! 

Stay tuned for more ESLA events coming next semester!

Introducing the first Speaker Series of the year! Darlene Tonelli and Mike Anderson of Inter Alia Law joined us at Osgoode to talk about working in the entertainment industry as in-house counsel for major companies, starting their own firm and working on Bay Street.

🎤🎸 Osgoode’s Entertainment and Sports Law Association (ESLA) is kicked off the year in the JCR with our annual Open Mic Night!


2019 Annual Conference
Tuesday March 5th at 6 PM
The Spoke Club

ESLA Launch Party & Open Mic
Wednesday October 10th, 2018