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Thread: Wait. What? The Kings May Have a Way Out of Brown's Contract? [LOL ;D kinda]

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    Well for starters maybe they could not allow any PP ice time? Just sayin.

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    Hey peeps




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    There is nothing in the actual code section about consecutive contracts, but it is the employees option. There is no way that Brown walks away from millions of dollars.

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    ....but more importantly, can this work for Kopitar too?

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    Given that Brown's contract length is authorized under a collective bargaining agreement governed by federal law, the California statute is probably inapplicable.

    But like others said, Brown isn't going to try to get out of the contract.

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    ^^ I believe this thread was "tongue in cheek."

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    Quote Originally Posted by notbob View Post
    It's over the course of multiple contracts. Therefore he and kopi among others could bugger off not that I think any player would ever try it.
    Nope. According to the code, a contract is limited, not the employer/employee relationship. So it is only individual contracts that are greater than 7 years.

    (a) Except as otherwise provided in subdivision (b) [phonorecording contracts], a contract to render personal service, other than a contract of apprenticeship as provided in Chapter 4 (commencing with Section 3070), may not be enforced against the employee beyond seven years from the commencement of service under it.

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    Quote Originally Posted by salami View Post
    Nope. According to the code, a contract is limited, not the employer/employee relationship. So it is only individual contracts that are greater than 7 years.

    (a) Except as otherwise provided in subdivision (b) [phonorecording contracts], a contract to render personal service, other than a contract of apprenticeship as provided in Chapter 4 (commencing with Section 3070), may not be enforced against the employee beyond seven years from the commencement of service under it.
    Thats not what this article is stating though.

    It’s not even about the contract alone. Section 2855 applies “whenever an employer has a contractual right to its worker’s services for a total of eight or more years, even if transpiring under a series of multiple contracts,” according to Fangraphs.
    I know nothing about contract law so i cant verify if its true or not
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    Quote Originally Posted by Rockkon View Post
    Since when does Lombardi need any help getting rid of players? cough*Richards*cough
    Well, to be fair, Richards logged a BIG assist on that one.

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