This week in Sports Law covers a potential trademark dispute between Oklahoma State and Ohio State over the ownership and use of OSU. On Friday, a federal prosecutor in Manhattan said Billy Walters -- a professional gambler -- was convicted of insider trading charges. Lawyers for pro gambler William " Billy " Walters filed papers in Manhattan federal court challenging last month's conviction. Walters was inexperienced, but Mindlin was impressed with his moxie and recommended his hiring to Kent in The lawyers, Barry Berke and Paul Schoeman, filed papers in Manhattan federal court challenging last month's conviction of William "Billy" Walters, who remains free on bail before sentencing, scheduled for July NEW YORK -- Lawyers for a Las Vegas gambler linked to golfer Phil Mickelson are seeking a superhero's help in getting the gambler's insider trading conviction reversed, saying in court papers Friday a so-called "bat phone" the government said was used to communicate stock secrets was really used to secure prostitutes for the prosecution's star witness. He was convicted of 10 counts of fraud and conspiracy in April after a four-week trial. He was also running his own bookmaking service — a crime in the state of Kentucky. Wagering on the future. Bloomberg Anywhere Remote Login Software Updates Manage Contracts and Orders. The reply from Walters was matter-of-fact: World Show more World links. His parents had to choose between removing the tumor which would destroy part of his brain or leave it and Scott would die. This is our short biography of the richest and most feared man in the history of sports betting, Billy Walters. If I was gonna be an informant, I would assure you I would have negotiated a deal that I never would have been indicted for betting on sports. Walters implied that Vegas was more honest than Wall Street. After receiving his fine, he figured he'd just move somewhere that allowed gambling. He's getting inside information from these guys without a doubt. In einem Interview mit Covers. Your cheat sheet on life, in one weekly email. In Billy applied for a sportsbooks license with the Nevada Gaming Control Board.