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August 26th, 2020 The Art of the Deal: A Case Study of the Business Tactics of Donald J. Trump and What Can Be Learned of His Character Through His Involvement in Boxing by Patrick C. English
Introduction: It may not be widely known, but in November 2015 President Donald J. Trump (“Trump”) was inducted into the New Jersey Boxing Hall of Fame for his “contributions to boxing in Atlantic City.” In the late 1980’s and early 1990’s, casinos bearing Trump’s name sponsored many major boxing events in Atlantic City. This is a legal case study of the tactics Trump used in connection with the negotiation of boxing events.