ESPN V. Ohio State: The Ohio Supreme Court uses FERPA to play Defense for Offensive Athletic Programs

Organization: Jeffrey S. Moorad Sports Law Journal
Author: Konrad R. Krebs
Published: January 1, 2013

This article discusses the application of FERPA to information regarding student athlete misconduct, and specifically the Ohio State court case of ESPN vs. Ohio State, which examined Ohio State’s argument that FERPA could be used to prevent the release of student information to ESPN.