Numerous scholarly articles have cited Darren Heitner and his published work as authority in the fields of sports, entertainment, intellectual property and otherwise. The following simply serves as a sample.

Referenced in the Following Published Law Review/Journal Articles:

  • Kenneth J. Withers, Risk Aversion, Risk Management, and the Overpreservation Problem in Electronic Discovery, South Carolina Law Review, Spring 2013
  • Masteralexis, James; Masteralexis, Lisa; and Snyder, Kevin (2013) Enough is Enough: The Case for Federal Regulation of Sports Agents, Jeffrey S. Moorad Sports Law Journal: Vol. 20: Iss. 1, Article 3
  • I. Nelson Rose & Rebecca Bolin, Game On for Internet Gambling: With Federal Approval, States Line Up to Place Their Bets, Connecticut Law Review, Vol. 44, 2012
  • Michael L. Martin, Its Not a Foul Unless the Ref Blows the Whistle: How To Step Up Enforcement of the UAAA and SPARTA, 19 Sports Law. J. 209 (2012)
  • R. Alexander Payne, Rebuilding the Prevent Defense: Why Unethical Agents Continue to Score and What Can Be Done to Change the Game, 13 Vanderbilt Journal of Entertainment and Technology Law 657
  • Chris Deubert, Whats a Clean Agent to Do? The Case for a Cause of Action Against a Players Association, 18 Villanova Sports and Entertainment Law Journal 1
  • Daniel A. Schwartz, Shutting the Back Door: Using American Needle to Cure the Problem of Improper Product Definition, 110 Michigan Law Review 295
  • Steve E. Cavezza, CAN I SEE SOME ID?: AN ANTITRUST ANALYSIS OF NBA AND NFL DRAFT ELIGIBILITY RULES, 9 University of Denver Sports & Entertainment Law Journal 22
  • Andrew B. Carrabis, STRANGE BEDFELLOWS: HOW THE NCAA AND EA SPORTS MAY HAVE VIOLATED ANTITRUST AND RIGHT OF PUBLICITY LAWS TO MAKE A PROFIT AT THE EXPLOITATION OF INTERCOLLEGIATE AMATEURISM, 15 Barry Law Review 17
  • Victor Broccoli, Policing the Digital Wild West: NCAA Recruiting Regulations in the Age of Facebook and Twitter, 18 Sports Lawyers Journal 43
  • Tenesa S. Scaturro, The Anticybersquatting Consumer Protection Act and the Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy: The First Decade: Looking Back and Adapting Forward, 11 Nevada Law Journal 877
  • Brandon D. Morgan, Oliver v. NCAA: NCAAs No Agent Rule Called Out, but Remains Safe, 17 SPORTS LAWYERS JOURNAL 303
  • Stacey B. Evans, Sports Agents: Ethical Representatives or Overly Aggressive Adversaries?, 17 VILLANOVA SPORTS & ENTERTAINMENT LAW JOURNAL 91
  • William Rothstein, The Business of Sports Representation: Agent Evolution in the Industry, 9 VIRGINIA SPORTS & ENTERTAINMENT LAW JOURNAL 19
  • James Halt, Andy Oliver Strikes Out the NCAAs No Agent Rule for College Baseball, 19 JOURNAL OF LEGAL ASPECTS OF SPORT 185
  • Joshua M. Liebman, Tip Your Cap to the Player: 2007-2008 Off-Season Reveals NHLs Salary Cap Benefits on Players. 16 SPORTS LAWYERS JOURNAL 81

In The News

  • Whats in a name? Naming rights pull in big money, exposure, Kevin Brockway, The Gainesville Sun, July 21, 2016 (Opining on naming rights)
  • Report: US Attorney In Florida Convening Federal Grand Jury For Daily Fantasy Sports, Chris Grove, Legal Sports Report, Oct. 10, 2015 (Reaction to grand jury investigation into daily fantasy sports)
  • Fantasy Sports Scandal Highlights Need For Regulation, Zachary Zaggar, Law360, Oct. 7, 2015 (Why regulations could be a good thing for the fantasy sports industry)
  • THE WEEK THE WHEELS FELL OFF THE DAILY FANTASY SPORTS INDUSTRY, Steven Stradbrooke, CalvinAyre.com, Oct. 6, 2015 (Discussing what daily fantasy sports regulations may look like)
  • Dear Mr. Fantasy: FanDuel, DraftKings In Hot Water As NFL Season Kicks Off, Wayne Duggan, Benzinga, Oct. 6, 2015 (Providing an opinion on regulations in daily fantasy)
  • Outlook For Fantasy Sports Murky Amid Increased Scrutiny, Zachary Zaggar, Law360, Sept. 18, 2015 (Concerning politicians and lawyers taking a closer look at legality of fantasy sports)
  • Deflategate decision may come soon in federal court, but that doesnt mean end of it, Rachel Axon, USA Today, Aug. 30, 2015 (Discussing whether the Judge should be concerned about being overturned)
  • NFLs Roger Goodell indicates compromise not near, Matt Stout, Boston Herald, Aug. 12, 2015 (Thoughts on the Judges disposition in the battle between Tom Brady and the NFL)
  • The NFL Receiver Living Off $60,000 A Year Has The Mindset Of A Businessman Off The Field, Jason Shubnell, Benzinga, Aug. 11, 2015 (Commentary on how NFL players are becoming wiser with their spending)
  • Mewhort to be traded on the stock exchange, David Briggs, The Blade, Jul. 12, 2015 (Discussion of pitfalls surrounding investing in athletes)
  • NFL contracts say no to significant risk, but not specifically fireworks, David Steele, Sporting News, Jul. 8, 2015 (Explaining specific language in NFL contracts that prohibit certain off-field activities)
  • U.S. Womens Soccer Team Looks to Score Off the Field, Too, Amy DiPierro, TheStreet, Jul. 6, 2015 (On the importance of brands acting quickly to take advantage of surge in womens soccer interest)
  • UM lands another Irvin; Wade on his place in Heat history and more; Rob Konrad, six months after his miraculous swim to safety; Marlins issues; UM; Local standout sues NFLPA, Barry Jackson, Miami Herald, Jul. 6, 2015 (Highlighting lawsuit on behalf of NFL player Richard Goodman against the NFLPA)
  • Former San Diego Charger Richard Goodman suing NFLPA over former agent certification, Alex Marvez, Fox Sports, Jul. 1, 2015 (Analysis of lawsuit filed by Heitner Legal on behalf of Richard Goodman)
  • DraftKings’ UK Gambling License Bid Stirs Debate, Frank Scandale, The Daily Payoff, Jun. 29, 2015 (Looking at the reasons why DraftKings is seeking a gambling license in the UK)
  • Under Armour Is Accumulating Quite An Athlete Portfolio, Wayne Duggan, Benzinga, Jun. 22, 2015 (On Under Armour strategically inserting itself with a select few younger athletes with major potential)
  • With Tom Brady appeal, Ted Wells could be defending himself again, David Steele, Sporting News, May 14, 2015 (Explaining why Bradys strategy would likely not only attack the report, but also the man behind the report)
  • You can now pay Yogi Ferrell to return to Indiana for his senior season, Kyle Robbins, SB Nation, Apr. 14, 2015 (Discussing NCAA-related issues with promising payments to athletes if they stay in school)
  • Trent Williams dismisses agent Ben Dogra, Mike Jones, The Washington Post, Apr. 10, 2015 (Highlighting that Darren Heitner broke the news)
  • Jeweler suing Twins pitcher Ervin Santana for $40,000 in unpaid bling, Brian Murphy, Pioneer Press, Apr. 1, 2015 (Quotes from Heitner on case against his client Ervin Santana)
  • ‘Social Media Maven’ returns to alma mater for Sports Law Symposium, Tim Groves, FlaLaw Online, Mar. 16, 2015 (Highlighting Darren Heitners career as he returned to UF Law to speak)
  • Seahawks triumph in the ‘Trademark Bowl’, but other clubs are not far behind, Tim Lince, World Trademark Review, Jan. 29, 2015 (Thoughts on why Seattle Seahawks have focused on trademark applications)
  • Will Congress sack the NFL?, Elliot Smilowitz, Washington Examiner, Jan. 12, 2015 (Commentary on effects of NFL popularity and tax-exempt status based on mishaps in 2014 season)
  • A Conversation With Sports Agent Blog’s Darren Heitner, Zach Abramowitz, Above The Law, Dec. 16, 2014 (Interviewed about career and how Heitner used his blog to propel him)
  • Union gave NFL power to hurt Adrian Petersons case, lawyer says, David Steele, Sporting News, Dec. 16, 2014 (Heitner on the powers of the NFL Commissioner)
  • The NCAAs Psychotic Quest to Shut Down a Charity, Aaron Gordon, Vice Sports, Oct. 23, 2014 (Heitners position on the potential legal issues confronting startup FanPay)
  • Research reveals sporting brands lag behind in gTLD registrations, Tim Lince, World Trademark Review, Oct. 22, 2014 (Heitners thoughts on why sports teams should be more proactive registereding new gTLDs)
  • The Rise of ESPNs College GameDay, Jason Shubnell, Benzinga, Oct. 17, 2014 (Reliving College GameDay experiences and talking about its growth)
  • Ex-Fugee Rapper Sues N.Y. Post Over Story About Benefit Concert, Adolfo Pesquera, Daily Business Review, Oct. 10, 2014 (Discussion of Heitner Legal case representing Pras against New York Post)
  • Ex-Fugees Rapper Files $30 Million Defamation Lawsuit Against New York Post (Exclusive), Eriq Gardner, The Hollywood Reporter, Oct. 8, 2014 (Breaking story on Heitner Legals case with quotes from Complaint)
  • With the NBAs new broadcasting deal, the players now have all the power, Roberto A. Ferdman, The Washington Post, Oct. 6, 2014 (Commenting on expected rise in player salaries and bargaining power)
  • The FCCs Archaic Blackout Rule Is Lifted; Will NFL Fans Notice?, Jason Shubnell, Benzinga, Oct. 1, 2014 (Darren Heitner on who benefits from the ruling and how)
  • The Walt Disney Company Wont Have To Pay Author $250 Million If It Never Read The Book, Louis Bedigian, Benzinga, Sept. 28, 2014 (Darren Heitner commenting on copyright law)
  • Nike Incs NFL Dilemma, Jim Probasco, Benzinga, Sept. 24, 2014 (Commenting on how companies are to react when endorsers negatively impact their image)
  • How Ray Rice Will Fight The NFL To Play Football Again, Mike Hayes and Tasneem Nashrulla, BuzzFeed, Sept. 16, 2014 (Talking about how the NFLPAs appeal of discipline may play out)
  • Questions over who saw Rice elevator punch video and when put NFL boss in hot seat, Fox News, Sept. 9, 2014 (Looking at issues with the NFL changing Rice discipline after viewing the video)
  • Popular fantasy football gambling industry facing more legal scrutiny, Jacob Feldman, Miami Herald, Aug. 30, 2014 (Discussing why Florida may be ignoring its statute on the subject of gambling)
  • Ed O’Bannon ruling further erodes power of NCAA, Jacob Feldman, Miami Herald, Aug. 17, 2014 (Darren Heitner on significance of the ruling)
  • Autonomous NCAA schools may open doors wider for agents, Dan Wolken, USA Today, Aug. 12, 2014 (Darren Heitner discussing restrictive agent-related policies)
  • 3 Benefits Of The Detroit Red Wings $650 Million Arena District, Jason Shubness, Benzinga, July 25, 2014 (Darren Heitner on how redevelopment may affect the Red Wings)
  • Carmelo Anthony Launches Investment Firm, Jason Shubness, Benzinga, July 22, 2014 (Darren Heitner applauding Carmelo on his efforts)
  • Miami Dolphins set out to regain their share of local market, Adam Beasley, Miami Herald, July 20, 2014 (Darren Heitner on how LeBron leaving may affect the Dolphins)
  • Adidas Gaining The Edge, As Nike Leaves Manchester United Behind, Jason Shubness, Benzinga, July 10, 2014 (Darren Heitner on the battle between brands in soccer)
  • Heat Brace for Busy Free Agency Period, 610 WiOD, June 30, 2014 (Darren Heitner responding to speculations concerning Miami Heats Big Three opting out of their contracts)
  • Twitter And The World Cup: The Digital Match Made In Heaven, Jason Shubness, Benzinga, June 27, 2014 (Darren Heitner on Twitters role in growth of World Cup)
  • 2 Reasons The Washington Redskins Will Change Their Name, And 2 Reasons They Won’t, Mike Hayes, BuzzFeed, June 18, 2014 (Darren Heitner on why the Washington NFL team can keep using the Redskins name)
  • Bitcoin Enters American Pop Culture, Partners With ESPN & NCAA Football, David Smith, Benzinga, June 18, 2014 (Darren Heitner on legitimizing BitCoin through sports partnerships)
  • Let success be your noise: Prominent sports, entertainment attorney forms own law firm, Mark Burns, Sporting News, June 19, 2014 (highlighting Darren Heitners new law firm HEITNER LEGAL)
  • One Sothebys hires Ben Moss, launches sports and entertainment division, Francisco Alvarado, The Real Deal, June 13, 2014 (Darren Heitner on real estate agents specializing on sport)
  • Michael Jordan: The $1 Billion Man, Jason Shubnell, Benzinga, June 13, 2014 (Darren Heitner discussing how MJ got so wealthy)
  • Marino To Withdraw NFL Concussion Lawsuit, But Wants Protection Against Future Health Issues,Jim Probasco, Benzinga, June 3, 2014 (Darren Heitner on why adding Marinos name was important, whether or not he wished to file the lawsuit)
  • Update: Ballmer Wins Right To Clippers For Record $2 Billion, Jason Shubnell, Benzinga, May 29, 2014 (Darren Heitner talking about how the price got so high)
  • Clippers brand image irreparable?, Mark Burns, Sporting News, May 1, 2014 (Darren Heitner discussing any long-term hit to Clippers brand based on Donald Sterling comments)
  • Tonight’s iHeartRadio Music Awards On NBC Hit With Trademark Infringement Lawsuit, Dominic Patten, Deadline.com, May 1, 2014 (On Darren Heitners trademark infringement lawsuit against iHeartRadio)
  • Clippers: Celebs say they want to buy the team. Not everyones serious, Ben Bergman, 89.3 KPCC, May 1, 2014 (Darren Heitner on how demand can change the listing price of the Clippers)
  • What Is Next For The NBA After The Donald Sterling Decision?, Garrett Thornton, Seattle Post-Intelligencer, May 1, 2014 (citing Darren Heitners FORBES article about NBA issues with ousting Sterling)
  • Everything You Need To Know About Donald Sterling And The Fight For The Clippers, Mike Hayes, BuzzFeed, Apr. 30, 2014 (Darren Heitner explaining what happens if Sterling doesnt want to sell and what it means for the NBA)
  • Peyton Manning Is No Longer Signed to Reebok, Matt Welty, Complex, Apr. 29, 2014 (Darren Heitner breaking news that Manning no longer with Reebok)
  • All eyes on NBA commissioner as he weighs possible penalties, Brian Milner, The Globe and Mail, Apr. 28, 2014 (Darren Heitner on the NBA being forced into taking a hard-line position against Donald Sterling)
  • No Hurricanes-colored hats at Marlins Park store, but you can get Seminoles and Gators, Matt Porter, The Palm Beach Post, Apr. 18, 2014 (Darren Heitners opinion on validity of UMs claims based on intellectual property principles)
  • Model Sues Rapper Ma$e Over Use Of Picture,  Adolfo Pesquera, Daily Business Review, Apr. 18, 2014 (Highlighting Darren Heitners right of publicity lawsuit against Ma$e)
  • In 19.5 hours of baseball, football, Winston is nonstop, wants more, Dennis Dodd, CBS Sports, Apr. 13, 2014 (Darren Heitner on Jameis Winstons endorsement value)
  • Draft Day: Drake embraces Andrew Wiggins, but will brands?, Morgan Campbell, Toronto Star, Apr. 2, 2014 (Darren Heitner on brands posturing to sign players before or after the draft)
  • DeSean Jackson agrees to contract with Redskins, Geoff Mosher, Comcast SportsNet Philadelphia, Apr. 1, 2014 (highlighting that Darren Heitner broke the details on DeSean Jacksons contract with the Washington Redskins)
  • Laying the foundation: The return of UF Law’s Sports Law Symposium, Matt Walker, FlaLaw, Mar. 31, 2014 (on Darren Heitners role in the return of the UF Sports Law Symposium)
  • Pablo Sandovals agent named in suit, Jerry Crasnick, ESPN.com, Mar. 28, 2014 (concerning Darren Heitners representation of Morgan Advisory Group against Pablo Sandovals agent)
  • Sports Industry Mogul Darren Heitner Teaches Us How To Play The Game, Jason Belzer, FORBES, Mar. 27, 2014 (highlighting Darren Heitners new book and his role in the sports industry)
  • Chicago National Labor Relations Board: Northwestern football players can unionize, Rohan Nadkarni and Barry Jackson, Miami Herald, Mar. 26, 2014 (Darren Heitner on the vast implications of the NLRB ruling)
  • Forbes.com reports on “lean” UFC sponsor market and Hendricks/Reebok deal, Jason Cruz, MMAPayout.com, Mar. 20, 2014 (covering Darren Heitners article on the state of UFC)
  • Sports, entertainment attorney expands industry presence with sports law book, Mark Burns, Sporting News, Mar. 10, 2014 (on Darren Heitners book, How to Play the Game)
  • Michael Sams marketing power is real—just not until draft day, Mark Burns, Sporting News, Feb. 20, 2014 (Darren Heitner on good marketing strategy for Michael Sam)
  • Why Every Aspiring Sports or Entertainment Attorney Should Use Social Media, Adam Ainsile, Law Commentator, Feb. 6, 2014 (Darren Heitner on how valuable social media can be for a lawyer)
  • Seahawks’ Russell Wilson takes center stage, Jayson Jenks, Seattle Times, Jan. 28, 2014 (Darren Heitner on Wilson escaping Lucks and Griffins shadows)
  • For former South Pointe Stallion chasing NFL dream, agent selection crucial, Bret McCormick, Rock Hill Herald, Jan. 26, 2014 (Darren Heitner explains typical sports agent recruitment of student-athletes)
  • Miami Pinup Model Sues Over Hacked Instagram, Facebook Accounts, John Pacenti, Daily Business Review, Jan. 24, 2014 (Darren Heitner explaining his clients federal lawsuit)
  • Inside conflicted world of agents repping college coaches, NFL players, Jeremy Fowler, CBS Sports, Jan. 17, 2014 (Darren Heitner commenting on conflict of interest issues)
  • Legal experts: A-Rod has almost no chance in court, Mike Puma and Dan Martin, New York Post, Jan. 11, 2014 (Darren Heitner commenting on the high burden that Alex Rodriguez unlikely to overcome)
  • Milwaukee Bucks buyer wont be like Mark Cuban, Paul Allen, Rich Kirchen, The Business Journal, Dec. 20, 2013 (How Darren Heitner sees the profile of the typical NBA team suitor changing)
  • IMG Academy was key to parent companys purchase, Josh Salman, Herald Tribune, Dec. 18, 2013 (Darren Heitners opinions on the value of IMG Academy in IMG Worldwides sale to William Morris Endeavor)
  • Report: Johnny Manziel zeroes in on agent, Chase Goodbread, NFL.com, Dec. 13, 2013 (citing Darren Heitner as breaking news concerning Manziels agent selection process)
  • Kevin Wares speeding ticket leads to Louisvilles equally speedy decision, Tim Sullivan, The Louisville Courier-Journal, Nov. 20, 2013 (Darren Heitners take on Louisvilles due diligence concerning the situation)
  • Source says Alex Rodriguez ready to testify at hearing, Steven Marcus, Newsday, Nov. 12, 2013 (Darren Heitners thoughts on A-Rod testifying in arbitration)
  • Lawsuit possible in Miami Dolphins bullying incident, Adam Beasley, Miami Herald, Nov. 6, 2013 (Darren Heitner on whether Jonathan Martin would sue the Miami Dolphins)
  • Your Favorite Iconic Sports Photo Might Be Stolen Property, Keegan Hamilton, The Atlantic, Nov. 6, 2013 (Darren Heitner on potential payout for the plaintiffs)
  • Cleodis Floyd can become NFL agent, The Associated Press, Oct. 23, 2013 (Highlighting Darren Heitners win against the NFLPA in arbitration)
  • NCAA restores some scholarships to Penn State, Darryn OMalley, The Globe and Mail, Sept. 24, 2013 (Darren Heitners comments on importance of increase in scholarships)
  • Justice Watch: MLB Accused Of Misusing Courts To Get Dirt On A-Rod, Other Players, John Pacenti, Daily Business Review, August 24, 2013 (Darren Heitners comments on using the judicial system for ulterior motives)
  • Miami Hurricanes dismiss Dyron Dye, Susan Miller Degnan, Miami Herald, August 20, 2013 (Darren Heitners comments on Miami removing Dye from the football team)
  • Dyron Dye booted from Miami football team, Michael Casagrande, South Florida Sun Sentinel, August 19, 2013 (Darren Heitners comments on Miami removing Dye from the football team)
  • Dyron Dye booted from Hurricanes, lawyer says decision grounded in fear of NCAA, Matt Porter, The Palm Beach Post, August 19, 2013 (Darren Heitners comments on Miami removing Dye from the football team)
  • Miami says Dye will no longer be on Canes roster, Tim Reynolds, Associated Press, August 19, 2013 (Darren Heitners comments on Miami removing Dye from the football team)
  • Tara Costa, ‘Biggest Loser’ contestant, hit with lawsuit for allegedly gaining weight, Zeyda Rivera, New York Daily News, July 9, 2013 (Darren Heitners comments on Tara Costa lawsuit)
  • Biggest Loser fan favorite Tara Costa sued for allegedly gaining weight, Ree Hines, NBC News, July 9, 2013 (Darren Heitners comments on Tara Costa lawsuit)
  • Tara Costa, former Biggest Loser finalist, in legal dispute over weight, Frank Lovece, Newsday, July 8, 2013 (Darren Heitners comments on Tara Costa lawsuit)
  • Despite Louisville footballs bravado, its powerless to control unscrupulous agents, Tim Sullivan, The Louisville Courier-Journal, July 4, 2013 (Darren Heitners take on Louisvilles new agent policy)
  • Miami Hurricanes’ Dyron Dye files police complaint against NCAA, Barry Jackson and Jay Weaver, The Miami Herald, June 4, 2013 (many citations to Darren Heitners involvement)
  • Mario Chalmers Dad Stole Information To Poach Clients, Miami Sports Agent Claims, Tim Elfrink, Miami New Times, June 3, 2013 (quoting Darren Heitner about the case)
  • Miamis Dye: I felt intimidated during original NCAA testimony, Dennis Dodd, CBS Sports, May 27, 2013 (quoting Darren Heitner stating his client stands behind the affidavit)
  • DYE AGREES TO MEET WITH NCAA INVESTIGATORS, Tim Reynolds, Associated Press, May 25, 2013 (including quote from Darren Heitner on the issue)
  • Miami’s Dyron Dye preps for third interview with NCAA in Nevin Shapiro case, Susan Miller Degnan, Miami Herald, May 25, 2013 (highlighting Darren Heitners involvement in high profile case)
  • Mario Chalmers’ dad sued over defamation, contract allegations, Paul Brinkmann, South Florida Business Journal, May 24, 2013 (discussing Darren Heitners representation of SugarTime, Inc.)
  • NFLPA reportedly examines Victor Cruz-Jay-Z alliance, Gregg Rosenthal, NFL.com, Apr. 12, 2013 (glowing reference of Darren Heitners Forbes article on agents questioning Jay-Zs relationship with CAA)
  • A guide for Syracuses C.J. Fair, anyone else considering leaving early for NBA Draft, Chris Carlson, The Post-Standard, Apr. 11, 2013 (quoting Darren Heitner on new NBA Draft deadlines)
  • Report: Tim Hardaway Jr., Trey Burke will leave Michigan early; parents deny it, Mark Snyder, Detroit Free Press, Apr. 4, 2013 (citing Darren Heitners tweets concerning the allegations)
  • Latest Rutgers Scandal Threatens to Stain Schools Reputation, Stephen Nessen, WNYC News, Apr. 3, 2013 (with audio from Darren Heitner about how the incident tarnishes Rutgers brand)
  • Jay-Z Becomes Sports Agent, Signs Yankees Cano, Alan Farnham, ABC News, Apr. 3, 2013 (quoting Darren Heitner on Jay-Zs unique advantage as an agent)
  • New York Yankees Robinson Cano dumps agent, signs with Jay-Zs company, Morgan Campbell, Toronto Star, Apr. 2, 2013 (quoting Darren Heitner on Roc Nation being a legitimate contender)
  • Levi Stadium could be a good fit, Andrew S. Ross, San Francisco Chronicle, Mar. 22, 2013 (quoting Darren Heitner on potential naming rights deal for new San Francisco 49ers stadium)
  • Private Prison Firm Buys Naming Rights to Florida Stadium, Matthew Coller, Venues Today, Mar. 6, 2013 (quoting Darren Heitner about FAU stadiums new naming rights deal)
  • High Stakes: How Underdogs, Favorites and Point Spreads Have Changed Sports, Patrick Riley, Distraction Magazine, Mar. 6, 2013 (quoting Darren Heitner on the legality of sports betting)
  • Christopher Hansen seeks NBAs Kings,  Andrew S. Ross, San Francisco Chronicle, Jan. 23, 2013 (quoting Darren Heitner on likelihood of the Kings staying in Sacramento)
  • Kaepernick expected to cash in, Andrew S. Ross, San Francisco Chronicle, Jan. 19, 2013 (quoting Darren Heitner on Colin Kaepernicks ability to command future endorsements)
  • Record 74 underclassmen declare for NFL draft, Paul Myerberg, USA TODAY, Jan. 15, 2013 (quoting Darren Heitner on how the collective bargaining agreement affects the draft)
  • IRISH FANS, RECRUITS LEFT WONDERING ABOUT KELLY, Tom Coyne, Associated Press, Jan. 11, 2013 (quoting Darren Heitners analysis on the Notre Dame head coachs bargaining power)
  • Miami Hurricanes’ new strict policy limiting agent-player contact goes far beyond NCAA limits, Jorge Milian, Palm Beach Post, Dec. 22, 2012 (quoting Darren Heitners disapproval of the policy)
  • Louisville covets an NBA team; Milwaukee has one, Rich Kirchen, Milwaukee Business Journal, Dec. 19, 2012 (citing Darren Heitners Forbes article on an NBA team going to Louisville)
  • Forbes reporter Darren Heitner: ‘Why Louisville should top the list for an NBA franchise’,Insider Louisville, Dec. 19, 2012 (citing Darren Heitners Forbes article on an NBA team going to Louisville and focusing on Heitners background)
  • Forbes Contributor: Louisville Should Top List For NBA Franchise, Joseph Lord, WFPL News, Dec. 18, 2012 (citing Darren Heitners Forbes article on an NBA team going to Louisville)
  • Can Roger Goodell Save Football?, Sean Gregory, TIME Magazine, Dec. 17, 2012 (quoting Darren Heitner regarding NFL concussion litigation)
  • Adderall problem a focus around NFL, Justin Felder, FOX 11 WLUK, Dec. 7, 2012 (mentioning Darren Heitners stance on marketability of those who fail drug tests)
  • NCAA scare tactic causes stir as UM investigation nears end, Michael Casagrande, Sun Sentinel, Nov. 21, 2012 (quoting Darren Heitner regarding NCAAs attempt to coerce former players to speak)
  • Marlins’ fans feel betrayed but Loria stays defiant, Hayley Mick, The Globe and Mail, Nov. 15, 2012 (quoting Darren Heitner to discuss the Marlins trade with the Blue Jays)
  • Jobs In Sports Entertainment: How To Land Your Dream Job In Sports, Mark Burns, Sports Networker, Oct. 31, 2012 (quoting Darren Heitner for insight on how to get a job in sports)
  • Headphone Co. Disputes Dells Alien Trademark Claims, Django Gold, Law360, Oct. 17, 2012 (describing Darren Heitners defense of a trademark case against Dell)
  • N.C. States David Amerson had contact with disassociated booster, Dan Wolken, USA Today, Sept. 20, 2012 (explaining Darren Heitner was first to break Leak/Amerson connection)
  • NFL players concussion litigation new Big Tobacco moves forward in Philly, Jon Campisi, LegalNewsline, Sept. 19, 2012 (citing Darren Heitners Forbes article on NFLs liability)
  • Memphis Outsourcing Student-Athlete Agent Education, Paul Steinbach, Athletic Business Magazine, Sept. 2012 (discussing Darren Heitners Collegiate Sports Advisors venture)
  • Prominent NFL agent Drew Rosenhaus scrutinized for relationship with former financial adviser, Rand Getlin and Jason Cole, Yahoo! Sports, Sept. 4, 2012 (citing Darren Heitners Dartmouth Law Journal article on sports agents)
  • Media Musings: Its Back, Jason McIntyre, The Big Lead, Aug.28, 2012 (mentioning Darren Heitner is said to be the favorite to replace Darren Rovell at CNBC)
  • NFL Agents On When To Hold Out And When To Suck It Up, Nina Mandell, BuzzFeed, Aug. 24, 2012 (quoting Darren Heitner on the precedent set if owners cave in to demands)
  • Fierce Five Gymnasts Face Hurdle In Landing Nickname Trademark, Scott Soshnick, Bloomberg, Aug. 13, 2012 (quoting Darren Heitner on a squatters attempt to register the trademark)
  • Ray-Ray Armstrong injunction faces tall odds, Michael Casagrande, Sun Sentinel, Aug. 8, 2012 (quoting Darren Heitner on Ray-Rays case against the University of Miami for reinstatement)
  • Stuck in the Middle, Dan Wolken, The Daily, July 24, 2012 (quoting Darren Heitner concerning the construction of Penn State coach Bill OBriens contract)
  • Penn State Coach Could Sue To Leave, But Stands To Gain By Staying, Nina Mandell, BuzzFeed, July 23, 2012 (quoting Darren Heitner concerning the construction of Penn State coach Bill OBriens contract)
  • Making the Most of Your Law School Experience, Professor Marc Edelman, July 22, 2012 (talking about how Darren Heitner achieved legal success)
  • Talented, troubled Sidneys NBA future appears bleak, Brandon Marcello, The Clarion-Ledger, June 26, 2012 (quoting Darren Heitner about players relationship with his agent)
  • Head Hunting, Charles Curtis, The Daily, May 18, 2012 (quoting Darren Heitner regarding defamation lawsuit filed by Jonathan Vilma v. Roger Goodell)
  • Major League Umpire Hurt Three Years Ago Wants Wilson Sporting Goods To Pay Up, Tom Van Riper, Forbes, Apr. 19, 2012 (quoting Darren Heitner regarding product liability and punitive damages)
  • Cuban Baseball Agents: Risks and Lies, Gus Garcia-Roberts, Miami New Times, Apr. 19, 2012 (quoting Darren Heitner, attorney for Cuban baseball agent in litigation)
  • Agent searches increasingly move to campus, Liz Mullen, SportsBusiness Journal, Jan. 9, 2012 (referencing Darren Heitner as co-founder of Collegiate Sports Advisors)
  • Does the U.S. Need a Sports Czar?, Darren Heitner, Fox News, Dec. 1, 2011
  • Darren Heitner on MLB Player-Agent Comp, Brian Walton, Scout.com, Nov. 28, 2011 (thorough discussion on how and when MLB players compensate their representatives)
  • Dan Lozano and Albert Pujols 2004 Contract, Brian Walton, Scout.com, Nov. 26, 2011 (discussing how baseball agents get paid)
  • Forcing social media silence not the answer for colleges, Darren Heitner and Jason Belzer, SportsBusiness Journal, Nov. 14, 2011
  • Patriots image might take a hit, experts say, John Zaremba and Gary Remal, The Boston Herald, Nov. 2, 2011 (discussing the ramifications of Julian Edelmans actions)
  • NCAAs $2,000 boost to scholarship-athletes: too little, but a start, Darren A. Heitner, The Miami Herald, Oct. 29, 2011
  • Big 12 Q and A: What about a Baylor lawsuit?, Jason Schwartz and Chris Corbellini, Columbia Missourian, Sept. 9, 2011 (discussing tortious interference lawsuits)
  • IN THE POCKET: Some NFL players turn to high-risk loans to make ends meet, Jason Schwartz and Chris Corbellini, The Daily, May 15, 2011 (discussing why NFL players are taking out loans during NFL Lockout)
  • NFL Agent Confidential, Ian Gordon, Darren Heitner, Joe Person and Stacey Pressman, ESPN The Magazine, Apr. 21, 2011 (results from a Confidential survey to 26 football agents)
  • Stanford after Harbaugh: Players lobbying for David Shaw, Elliott Almond, San Jose Mercury News, Jan. 7, 2011 (discussing Stanford footballs next head coach)
  • As season wraps up, agent issues grow, Mark Giannotto, The Washington Post, Jan. 2, 2011 (discussing timing of football players making representation decisions)
  • Are Agents Ruining College Baseball?, Brian Foley, The College Baseball Blog, Oct. 15, 2010 (discussing improper relationships in college baseball)
  • Sports agent talks ethics in response to SI article, A. Isaac, Guyism, Oct. 13, 2010 (ethical agent response to Josh Luchs article)
  • Agent oversight continues to vex college sports, Alan Scher Zagier, Associated Press, Sept. 2, 2010
  • UF law grad urges reforms for agents, student athletes, Nathan Crabbe, The Gainesville Sun, July 28, 2010
  • College football has an agent problem, but what does the NCAA do about it?, Jeremy Fowler, Orlando Sentinel, July 28, 2010 (discussing enforcement of athlete agent laws)
  • Coaches calling upon NFL in agent issue, Anthony Chiang, The Independent Florida Alligator, July 27, 2010 (discussing lack of NFLPA & NCAA power in regulation of agents)
  • Agents taking heavy hits, Dave Matter, The Columbia Daily Tribune, July 23, 2010 (discussing what the medias focus means for the NCAA)
  • Laws restricting improper agent contact with NCAA athletes seen as ineffective, Steve Yanda, The Washington Post, July 23, 2010 (discussing the lack of resources for states and the NCAA)
  • Pimps and predators: Saban, Meyer criticize rogue agents, Jon Solomon, The Birmingham News, July 22, 2010 (discussing the creation of a uniform federal system that oversees agent conduct)
  • Reggie Bush-USC case opening eyes to NCAA and agents, John Jeansonne, Newsday, July 21, 2010 (discussing agent handouts to student-athletes)
  • Schools, agents on notice amid NCAA investigations, Noah Trister, Associated Press (numerous publications), July 20, 2010 (discussing NCAAs need to take action on leads)
  • Agent analyzes UFs potential rules violation, Anthony Chiang, The Independent Florida Alligator, July 20, 2010 (discussing how the University of Florida handled a potential situation)
  • NCAA turning up heat on agent-player relations with more probes, Stewart Mandel, Sports Illustrated, July 19, 2010 (discussing a prediction that this is just the beginning of allegations)
  • UNC football probe continues, ABC11 News Chapel Hill, July 16, 2010 (discussing student-athlete interaction with the public and agents)
  • Jed Williams Talks To Darren Heitner, ACC Sports Journal, July 16, 2010
  • A Talent for Entertainment, Kara Carnley Murrhee, UF Law Magazine, Spring 2010
  • RaptorsHQ Talks to Darren Heitner of Sports Agent Blog.com, RaptortsHQ.com, Jun. 15, 2010
  • End of the line could be near for Hill, Bobby Deren, Rivals.com, Apr. 8, 2010
  • Darren Heitner: Sports Agent Law Student Blogger Man, BitterLawyer.com, Mar. 16, 2010
  • Hot Stove TV: Sports Agent Darren Heitner, Tom Reese, HotStove.com, Mar. 10, 2010
  • Interview with Darren Heitner, Sports Agent, Ryne Gery, Redbird Rants, Feb. 23, 2010
  • Tebow defends Super Bowl ad amid growing criticism, Nathan Crabbe, The Gainesville Sun, Jan. 26, 2010 (discussing Tim Tebow appearing in a religious-based commercial for the Super Bowl)
  • Michael Crabtrees holdout shines light on NFL rookie problem, John P. Lopez, Sports Illustrated, Aug. 13, 2009 (discussing the possibility of changing the rookie salary structure in the NFL)
  • Q & A With The Sports Agent Part 2, Jon Scott, Scout.com, Jun. 25, 2009 (discussing contract length, bonus money, and gag orders on players)
  • Q & A With The Sports Agent Part 1, Jon Scott, Scout.com, Jun. 23, 2009 (discussing super agents, getting started in the industry, contract terms, and more)
  • got2beglued The Darren Heitner Interview, Carolyn I. Hastings, The Cleveland Plain Dealer, Mar. 26, 2009
  • UF student heads up, co-founds sports managing agency, David Cumming, The Independent Florida Alligator, Nov. 13, 2008
  • Entrepreneur Success Story: Dynasty Athlete Representation, LLC, Young Money Staff, Young Money Magazine, Nov. 11, 2008
  • CBB Editorial: The Pedro Alvarez Situation, Brian Foley, The College Baseball Blog, Aug. 27, 2008 (discussing the importance of following the rules set forth in Collective Bargaining Agreements)