TITLE

Alienable Rights

AUTHOR(S)
Roberts, Michael
PUB. DATE
September 1974
SOURCE
New Republic;9/14/74, Vol. 171 Issue 11, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on a court case involving the legal rights of Joe Kapp, blacklisted by the National Football League (NFL) for his refusal to sign a standard player contract in the U.S. Judgment given by William T. Sweigert in Kapp's favor, on the grounds that the standard player contract and the NFL boycott of Kapp are violations of the antitrust laws; Statement that Kapp's three-year agreement with Boston was not a standard player contract; Insistence of NFL's attorneys that settlement of the issue should be done by the means of collective bargaining.
ACCESSION #
9929826

 

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