Herrick hosted A Night Among the Legends, an annual charitable gathering created by the Wealth and Values Initiative that recognizes the good work being done by the NYC Chapter of the National Basketball Retired Players Association (NBRPA) in underserved communities around the world. Highlighting the evening’s festivities which included photos opps., autographs, raffles and an auction of fine artwork, was a fireside chat with hall of famer Earl “The Pearl” Monroe, head coach of the Washington Generals Sam Worthen and 10-year NBA veteran Len Elmore. A portion of the proceeds from the gathering went to support the New York City Chapter of Legends, a registered 501(c)3.
Irwin Kishner was interviewed by SportsBusiness Journal's executive editor, Abe Madkour, at this year's CAA World Congress of Sports and discussed his views on emerging trends in the sports industry.
Irwin participated in a lively discussion on the state of eSports with an emphasis on the evolution of Riot Games’ League of Legends North American League Championship Series (NA LCS).
Irwin spoke to CNBC's American Greed about sports memorabilia fraud, and discussed how authenticators can help mitigate some of the uncertainty in collecting.
Irwin spoke with Lawline.com on what distribution platforms are associated with over-the-top services.
Irwin was interviewed by A.M. Best TV about the range of risks and insurance coverage available at the 2016 Rio Summer Olympics.
What makes or breaks a sport’s eligibility to be part of the Olympics and win the approval of the International Olympic Committee? Irwin Kishner joined The Wall Street Journal’s Lunch Break to discuss.
Irwin spoke to Asset TV’s Gillian Kemmerer about the process for sports joining the Olympic games, the IOC’s criteria for choosing such sports, and surfing’s path toward making the Tokyo 2020 games.
Irwin and Sports Business Journal executive editor Abe Madkour discuss investments being made by professional teams to improve the fan experience, investor interest in overseas teams, and how young lawyers can pursue a career in sports law.
Highlights from a Lawline CLE course “Buying and Selling Professional Sports Franchises,” where Irwin delves into the unpredictable pricing of professional sports teams, and some factors that go into team valuations.
Matthew Futterman of The Wall Street Journal moderated Herrick’s daily fantasy sports seminar, featuring PJT Partners’ Don Cornwell, Draftpot founder Joey Levy, and Herrick partners Irwin Kishner and Daniel Etna.
Irwin Kishner spoke to Bloomberg Rainmakers about advising Yankee Global Enterprises in its joint venture with Manchester City to form Major League Soccer’s 20th franchise, New York City FC.