From our private database of 14,100+ case briefs...
Norby Walters and Lloyd Bloom v. Brent Fullwood
United States District Court for the Southern District of New York
675 F.Supp. 155 (1987)
In 1986, agents Norby Walters (plaintiff) and Lloyd Bloom (plaintiff) induced Brent Fullwood (defendant), a star running back for Auburn University, to enter into and sign a secret post-dated agreement for representation in exchange for immediate payment of $4,000 and a future payment for an additional $4,000. In the 1987 National Football League (NFL) draft, the Green Bay Packers selected Fullwood as the fourth pick. However, at the time of the selection, Fullwood had obtained different agent representation, repudiated his deal with Walters and Bloom and refused to repay any of the money he collected. Walters and Bloom brought suit against Fullwood in an effort to collect the $8,000 paid to him as well as the promised five percent commission on Fullwood’s Packers contract.
Rule of Law
Holding and Reasoning (Brieant, C.J.)
What to do next…
Unlock this case brief with a free (no-commitment) trial membership of Quimbee.
You’ll be in good company: Quimbee is one of the most widely used and trusted sites for law students, serving more than 97,000 law students since 2011. Some law schools—such as Yale, Vanderbilt, Berkeley, and the University of Illinois—even subscribe directly to Quimbee for all their law students. Read our student testimonials.
Learn more about Quimbee’s unique (and proven) approach to achieving great grades at law school.
Quimbee is a company hell-bent on one thing: helping you get an “A” in every course you take in law school, so you can graduate at the top of your class and get a high-paying law job. We’re not just a study aid for law students; we’re the study aid for law students. Read more about Quimbee.
Here's why 220,000 law students have relied on our case briefs:
- Written by law professors and practitioners, not other law students. 14,100 briefs, keyed to 189 casebooks. Top-notch customer support.
- The right amount of information, includes the facts, issues, rule of law, holding and reasoning, and any concurrences and dissents.
- Access in your classes, works on your mobile and tablet. Massive library of related video lessons and high quality multiple-choice questions.
- Easy to use, uniform format for every case brief. Written in plain English, not in legalese. Our briefs summarize and simplify; they don’t just repeat the court’s language.