Game Faces

Game Faces[KINDLE] ❀ Game Faces Author Sarah K. Fields – Oaklandjobs.co.uk Sports figures cope with a level of celebrity once reserved for the stars of stage and screen In Game Faces Sarah K Fields looks at the legal ramifications of the cases brought by six of them golfer T Sports figures cope with a level of celebrity once reserved for the stars of stage and screen In Game Faces Sarah K Fields looks at the legal ramifications of the cases brought by six of them golfer Tiger Woods uarterback Joe Montana college football coach Wally Butts baseball pitchers Warren Spahn and Don Newcombe and hockey enforcer Tony Twist when faced with what they considered attacks on their privacy and image Placing each case in its historical and legal context Fields examines how sports figures in the US have used the law to regain control of their image As she shows decisions in the cases significantly affected the evolution of laws related to privacy defamation and publicity areas pertinent to the lives of the famous sports figure and the non famous consumer alike She also tells the stories of why the plaintiffs sought relief in the courts uncovering motives that delved into the heart of issues separating individual rights from the public's perceived right to know A fascinating exploration of a still evolving phenomenon Game Faces is an essential look at the legal playing fields that influence our enjoyment of sports.

Game Faces eBook ¼ Paperback
  • Paperback
  • 216 pages
  • Game Faces
  • Sarah K. Fields
  • 01 July 2016
  • 9780252081736