Linda Greene

Linda Greene is a Law Professor at University of Wisconsin-Madison, where she researches and teaches Sports Law and Constitutional Law. She was the United States Olympic Committee Legislation Committee Chair, its Audit Committee Vice Chair, and co-author of its diversity and inclusion policies. She is a co-founder of Black Women in Sports Foundation and the author of articles and op-eds that explore the intersection of sport and equality. She has written about the inclusion of women in Olympic governing bodies, equity between male and female Olympians, and how women athletes are represented in the media. She has been featured on Wisconsin Public Radio, NPR, and has written opinion pieces in The New York Times since 1992.

Linda GreeneLaw Professor, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Areas of Expertise: Olympics, Gender in Olympics, Sports, Sports Law, Women in Sports

Contact Info:

Email: divaprof@gmail.com

Phone: (608) 332-1840

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N. Jeremi Duru

Jeremi Duru is a professor of sports law at American University’s Washington College of Law. Previously, he taught law at Temple University’s James E. Beasley School of Law in Philadelphia. Duru “has a particular interest in sport’s impact on society.” He has represented sports industry professionals from the NFL, the NBA, and MLB in issues relating to employment.

Duru has contributed sports commentary to several news organizations, including NBC, The Washington Post, and The Huffington Post. He is the author of the book Advancing the Ball: Race, Reformation, and the Quest for Equal Coaching Opportunity in the NFL and the sports law casebook Sports Law and Regulation: Cases, Materials, and Problems.

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Professor of Sports Law at American University

Areas of Expertise: Sports Law, Civil Procedure, Employment Discrimination Law

Location: Washington, DC

Contact Information:
Phone: (202) 320-0412
Email: duru@wcl.american.edu
Twitter: @njeremiduru

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