Navigating NIL: What Businesses Should Know About Working with Student Athletes in Texas

Navigating NIL: What Businesses Should Know About Working with Student Athletes in Texas

It has been just over a year since the Texas Legislature passed SB No. 1385, which lifted prior restrictions on a College Student Athlete’s ability to receive compensation from the use of his or her Name, Image, or Likeness (“NIL”). Student athletes across the state can now have unprecedented capabilities to monetize their personality, similar to their professional counterparts.

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FBFK law firm adds lauded white-collar & regulatory law attorney Stephen Toland as head of Austin office

FBFK law firm adds lauded white-collar & regulatory law attorney Stephen Toland as head of Austin office

With more than 20 years of legal experience, Toland focuses on federal and state criminal defense, with an emphasis on federal white-collar defense and investigations. He represents individuals and companies in all phases of investigation and criminal prosecution with particular focus on advising and counseling those facing a governmental investigation with the goal of preventing prosecution.

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FBFK ATTORNEYS HONORED BY 2023 THE BEST LAWYERS IN AMERICA©

FBFK ATTORNEYS HONORED BY 2023 THE BEST LAWYERS IN AMERICA©

FBFK attorneys honored in this year’s edition of Best Lawyers in America©, a report based solely on peer review and the “gold standard” in the legal industry. Dan Baucum, Kelly Kubasta, Richard Spencer and Kenn Webb have been recognized among their peers worldwide for expertise in their respective practice areas. Additionally, Rachael Smiley and Ryan Marrone were recognized as “Ones to Watch.”

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