Legal Life at FOX Sports

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BCLT and SELS welcome Robert Hacker, the Vice President of Business and Legal Affairs for FOX Sports. Robert will talk about legal life at FOX and answer any questions students may have about getting involved in the sports and entertainment industries. In his capacity as the VP of FOX Sports, Robert negotiates, drafts and reviews agreements for the network sports business, which include rights agreements, such as the NFL, MLB and NASCAR, above-the-line production deals, such as talent, producer, and director agreements, as well as all production related contacts such as mobile production facilities. In addition, he provides like legal services for and its related companies, as well as working with FOX’s Labor Relations group and the Labor and Employment group. For 3 years he also headed the FOX Sports Music department.