Tiger Woods Scandal
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Here’s the obligatory Tiger Woods post on the blog.
Rory McIlroy has said that Tiger Woods is playing like 'an ordinary golfer'.
Tiger Woods' auto accident at his Florida mansion in the wee hours of the morning after Thanksgiving touched off touched off a media frenzy around the superstar golfer's carefully guarded private life, with numerous women coming forward claiming to have had a sexual relationship with him. Before that, the married father of two young children had a pristine image and raked in hundreds of millions of dollars in endorsements.
The Official World Golf Ranking is a system for rating the performance level of male professional golfers (although there is no rule prohibiting women from being ranked).
The Impact of Tiger Woods Scandal on Morals Clauses in Endorsement Contracts John Gibeaut of the American Bar Association Journal examines how the scandal involving Tiger Woods and infidelity will impact the use and enforcement of morals clauses in endorsement contracts . Below are excerpts from his piece, which includes comments from Peter Carfagna , Brian Socolow , and me, as well as from Porcher Taylor III and Fernando Pinguelo , both of whom recently authored the excellent article The Reverse-Morals Clause: The Unique Way to Save Talent's Reputation and Money in a New Era of Corporate Crimes and Scandals, Cardozo School of Law's Arts & Entertainment Law Journal (2010).
It did not take long after Tiger Woods issued a public apology for unspecified "transgressions" that rumors began to swirl about the financial negotiations between Woods and his wife, Elin Nordegren Woods.
By Kate Loveys UPDATED: 03:31 GMT, 8 February 2010 Tiger Woods has been reunited with his children for the first time in more than a month, it has been reported.
Ad Age posted an article recently about Tiger Woods and his effect on Nike. Everyone knows the story of his scandal, so no need to go into that, but they decided to take another approach. Some of his top sponsorship deals for companies, Gatorade, AT&T, and Accenture felt his scandal would be disastrous for their image.
By Michael McCarthy, USA TODAY Tiger Woods' self-imposed exile could cost him millions in endorsement dollars and winnings. But the loss of golf's biggest cash cow also could deliver a financial whammy to the PGA Tour, TV networks, corporate sponsors and other entities that rely on the world's No. 1 player to drive their business.
When Tiger Woods tees off later today at the Accenture Match Play Championship, he won't be the only one relieved by his return to the links. In fact, PGA Tour officials and TV executives might have more of a reason to celebrate than Tiger himself.
Tiger Woods' extramarital affairs could cost you if you hold stock in a company he sponsors or a mutual fund that holds stock in those companies. A new study — not yet published in a journal — finds the market value lost to companies that had the golfer as a sponsor is already as high as $12 billion.