§ 899 Short Title
§ 899-A Definitions
§ 899-B Service of Process; Subpoenas
§ 899-C Athlete Agents; Registration Required; Void Contracts
§ 899-D Registration as Athlete Agent; Form; Requirements
§ 899-E Certificate of Registration; Issuance or Denial; Renewal
§ 899-F Suspension, Revocation or Refusal to Renew Registration
§ 899-G Registration and Renewal Fees
§ 899-H Required Form of Contract
§ 899-I Notice to Educational Institution
§ 899-J Student-Athlete’s Right to Cancel
§ 899-K Required Records
§ 899-L Prohibited Conduct
§ 899-M Criminal Sanctions
§ 899-N Civil Remedies
§ 899-O Administrative Penalty
§ 899-P Uniformity of Application and Construction

Terms Used In New York Laws > General Business > Article 39-E - Uniform Athlete Agents Act

  • Agency contract: means an agreement in which a student-athlete authorizes a person to negotiate or solicit on behalf of the student-athlete a professional sports-services contract or an endorsement contract. See N.Y. General Business Law 899-A
  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • Athlete agent: means an individual who enters into an agency contract with a student-athlete or, directly or indirectly, recruits or solicits a student-athlete to enter into an agency contract. See N.Y. General Business Law 899-A
  • Chairman: means the chairman of the dormitory authority. See N.Y. Public Authorities Law 1695
  • Contact: means a communication, direct or indirect, between an athlete agent and a student-athlete, to recruit or solicit the student-athlete to enter into an agency contract. See N.Y. General Business Law 899-A
  • Endorsement contract: means an agreement under which a student-athlete is employed or receives consideration to use on behalf of the other party any value that the student-athlete may have because of publicity, reputation, following or fame obtained because of athletic ability or performance. See N.Y. General Business Law 899-A
  • Fiduciary: A trustee, executor, or administrator.
  • Gift: A voluntary transfer or conveyance of property without consideration, or for less than full and adequate consideration based on fair market value.
  • Intercollegiate sport: means a sport played at the collegiate level for which eligibility requirements for participation by a student-athlete are established by a national association which promotes or regulates such sport and is recognized by the educational institution that said student-athlete attends. See N.Y. General Business Law 899-A
  • Person: means an individual, corporation, business trust, estate, trust, partnership, limited liability company, association, joint venture, government, governmental subdivision, agency, instrumentality, public corporation, or any other legal or commercial entity. See N.Y. General Business Law 899-A
  • Plaintiff: The person who files the complaint in a civil lawsuit.
  • Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.
  • Record: means information that is inscribed on a tangible medium or that is stored in an electronic or other medium and is retrievable in perceivable form. See N.Y. General Business Law 899-A
  • Registration: means registration as an athlete agent pursuant to this article. See N.Y. General Business Law 899-A
  • Service of process: The service of writs or summonses to the appropriate party.
  • State: means a state of the United States, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, the United States Virgin Islands, or any territory or insular possession subject to the jurisdiction of the United States. See N.Y. General Business Law 899-A
  • Student-athlete: means an individual who engages in, is eligible to engage in, may be eligible in the future to engage in or was eligible in the past thirty days to engage in any intercollegiate or interscholastic sport. See N.Y. General Business Law 899-A
  • Tort: A civil wrong or breach of a duty to another person, as outlined by law. A very common tort is negligent operation of a motor vehicle that results in property damage and personal injury in an automobile accident.
  • Uniform Commercial Code: A set of statutes enacted by the various states to provide consistency among the states' commercial laws. It includes negotiable instruments, sales, stock transfers, trust and warehouse receipts, and bills of lading. Source: OCC
  • Venue: The geographical location in which a case is tried.