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catfish 62
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Buga Nation is now selling clothing apparel


Hopefully all necessary steps have been taken to ensure that this will not violate some small, unknown clause in the NCAA's mythical rule book.

What are the Rant's thoughts about this?

I think it is a great idea. Kid will a crap load of money if he is the real deal. The question is, how does he keep himself from getting in trouble with benefits he will receive from the merchandise ? Set up Buga Nation LLC and have it operate as an S Corp with earnings flow through his parents tax return?





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GeauxxxTigers23
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re: Buga Nation is now selling clothing apparel


And not a single purple or gold shirt.





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tduecen
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re: Buga Nation is now selling clothing apparel


Well..... He gone


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SG_Geaux
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That just screams bad idea.





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catfish 62
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re: Buga Nation is now selling clothing apparel


Purple shirt is in the first frame





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Geauxld Finger
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re: Buga Nation is now selling clothing apparel


as long as he isn't directly benefiting from it. but in reality, it's his thing though, i'm not sure on the offcial rules





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ipodking
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Ehhhh I guess it's not a violation don't really know





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harry coleman beast
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re: Buga Nation is now selling clothing apparel


#suspect





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massiveattack
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very bad idea





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LoneStarTiger
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re: Buga Nation is now selling clothing apparel


This won't end well





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lsuhunt555
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My guess is, his parents are behind this. Which would make it legal. But its the NCAA so who fricking knows.





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NastyTiger
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Through his parents.

I'll be getting the purple one.






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lsu2006
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quote:

This won't end well

There is no way LSU would allow him to do any of the stuff he's doing if it was an NCAA violation. You know they're on this like white on rice. I imagine this will be a situation similar to Manziel TM'ing "Johnny Football". We have one of the best compliance departments in the country FWIW.






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harry coleman beast
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re: Buga Nation is now selling clothing apparel


Where do i buy one?





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ForeLSU
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re: Buga Nation is now selling clothing apparel


As long as it doesn't contain his likeness, name and he doesn't participate in direct marketing, I don't see a problem.





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wildtigercat93
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re: Buga Nation is now selling clothing apparel


Is their a rule against owning a business as a college athlete?

I know you cant profit off your own image as a college football player but i dont think Buga has a direct connection to LSU or him.






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catfish 62
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Where do i buy one?


The account has been updated to include a PO Box to send a check to.

Sounds super #suspect







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wildtigercat93
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re: Buga Nation is now selling clothing apparel


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Where do i buy one?


#Buganation meet up at Reggies. Anyone wearing the shirt gets a shot






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L S Usetheforce
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May they need a paypal account if they want me to buy 10.





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Duckie
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I'll be getting the purple one.



They make a purple and gold one and I'm in. But they need a paypal account to really sell me.



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