Chicago-Kent to participate in the 2016 Professional Football Negotiation Competition

Wednesday, January 20, 2016
 Third-year students Brian Hannon, Steve Gross and Anthony Bonagura will represent Chicago-Kent in the 2016 Professional Football Negotiation Competition.
From left: Third-year students Brian Hannon, Steve Gross and Anthony Bonagura will represent Chicago-Kent in the 2016 Professional Football Negotiation Competition.

Third-year students Anthony Bonagura, Steve Gross and Brian Hannon will represent Chicago-Kent College of Law at Illinois Tech in the 2016 Professional Football Negotiation Competition January 29 and 30 at Tulane Law School in New Orleans.

The competition, sponsored by the Tulane Sports Law Society, is a simulated contract negotiation using real-life scenarios. Industry experts serve as judges for each negotiation and will conclude the competition with a discussion of relevant NFL topics.

This is the second year that the competition will be held and the first year in which a team from Chicago-Kent will compete.

Founded in 1888, Chicago-Kent College of Law is the law school of Illinois Institute of Technology, also known as Illinois Tech, a private, technology-focused research university offering undergraduate and graduate degrees in engineering, science, architecture, business, design, human sciences, applied technology, and law.