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Nicholas A. Plinio

Berkeley Heights

P 908-795-5225
F 908-464-2614


Nicholas A. Plinio is an Associate in the Berkeley Heights, New Jersey, office of Jackson Lewis P.C. His practice focuses on representing employers in workplace law matters including preventive advice and counseling and traditional labor matters.

While attending law school, Mr. Plinio was an Articles Editor for the Seton Hall Legislative Journal and served as co-president of the Seton Hall Law Sports and Entertainment Law Society. He was a Summer Associate at Jackson Lewis and worked as a law clerk for the National Football League and the National Labor Relations Board.  In 2017, Mr. Plinio received the New Jersey State Bar Association Labor Law Scholarship and was awarded second place in the Sports Lawyer’s Association student writing competition.

Prior to joining Jackson Lewis, Mr. Plinio was a law clerk for the Honorable Mayra V. Tarantino, New Jersey Superior Court, Essex County.

Professional Associations and Activities

  • New Jersey Bar Association
  • Sports Lawyers Association

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NCAA Board of Governors Approves Policy Permitting College Athletes to Benefit From Use of Name, Image, and Likeness
October 29, 2019

The NCAA Board of Governors has unanimously approved a policy which will “permit students participating in athletics the opportunity to benefit from the use of their name, image and likeness in a manner consistent with the collegiate model.” The policy calls for “flexibility” in order “to provide the best possible experience for colleg Read More

National Football Players Association Joins Forces with the National College Players Association in Effort to Market Name, Image and Likeness Rights for Student Athletes
October 29, 2019

The National Football League Players Association (NFLPA) has announced a partnership with the National College Players Association (NCPA) to jointly explore the marketing and licensing of all college athletes and how they can be paid for the use of their name, image and likeness through the NFLPA’s licensing affiliated entity, REP Worl Read More

University of Wisconsin-Madison Expands Student-Athlete Discipline Policy
September 27, 2019

The University of Wisconsin Athletic Board has approved significant changes to its student-athlete discipline policy. The decision comes shortly after a Wisconsin jury acquitted one of the school’s football players of sexual assault charges. Read More