Former College QB Wins Appeal Over His Likeness Appearing in a Video Game—Sekou Campbell

By | LXBN | June 6, 2013

The NCAA and its business partners are facing litigation from almost every angle as amateurs and former amateurs fight for a piece of the profits they help create. Among that group is former Rutgers quarterback Ryan Hart, as he is suing video game maker Electronic Arts for his likeness appearing in their popular NCAA Football franchise. Though he lost in earlier rulings, he recently won an appeal before the Third Circuit. Joining me to explain the case and its impact on the NCAA as a whole is Sekou Campbell, attorney with Fox Rothschild and author on the Sports Law Scoreboard