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Sports Law: Electronic Resources

Lexis, Westlaw, Bloomberg

Lexis+, Westlaw, and Bloomberg Law:  Law students and practitioners who have password access to the Lexis, Westlaw & Bloomberg Law online legal information services may make use of these databases.

Sports Lawyers' Associations

Sports Lawyers' Associations:

            The Sports Lawyers Association

            Black Entertainment and Sports Lawyers Association

Foreign & International Sports Law Associations

Electronic Resources for Sports Law

Villanova Law Library Databases:  A number of law resources are available on the Law Library’s Databases page.  To use these resources in a location other than the Villanova Law School building, it may be necessary to enter your Law School username and password.  Other resources may require to you to have personal accounts.  If you need assistance using these databases, please speak to a Reference Librarian.  The following databases are suggested for International Law Research:

Heinonline:  Law reviews and other archived legal information

Sportico:  Legal and business news regarding sports organizations (Lexis+)

PLI+:  Legal treatises and CLE materials

Sports News Resources

Sports News Resources:  The following is a small sample of resources in this area:

Sports News from the Associated Press


Sports Illustrated

The Sporting News

Sports Law Blogs

Sports Blogs:  Sports Law “Blogs” can be a useful source of news and commentary on recent developments in the field.  As with all information freely available on the Internet, the researcher should carefully examine the information provided by such sources for accuracy and timeliness.

Collegiate and Professional Sports Law Blog

Sports and Entertainment Law Insider