"Big time" college sports are governed by the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA). This private association has the ability to make decisions that can have a devastating financial impact on member institutions. This Article examines the contractual relationship between the NCAA and member institutions and maintains that an award of punitive damages may be appropriate in certain contract breach situations.
Kenneth L. Shropshire,
New Concepts of Contract Liabilities in College Sports: Member Institutions v. the National Collegiate Athletic Association,
11 Hastings Comm. & Ent.L.J. 1
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