Entertainment & Sports Law

Legislation & Lobbying

State law may ban Nik Wallenda’s plan to walk Windy City tightrope

Entertainment & Sports Law

Vikings’ Adrian Peterson says sorry for hurting son, 4, in latest incident to test new NFL policy

Entertainment & Sports Law

BigLaw partner is tapped to investigate NFL’s handling of Ray Rice evidence

Criminal Justice

Former Ravens player Ray Rice got no special treatment in criminal case, lawyers say

Labor & Employment

Oakland Raiders settle wages lawsuit with cheerleaders for $1.25 million

Entertainment & Sports Law

NCAA to end challenge of law giving state officials control of $60M Penn State fine in Sandusky case

Entertainment & Sports Law

NFL suspends Ray Rice indefinitely after new video shows Ravens player punching fiancee

Media & Communications Law

Law prof files FCC complaint over use of NFL team’s ‘r-word’ name

Entertainment & Sports Law

New NFL policy imposes 6-game suspension for domestic or sexual assault, banishment for 2nd offense

Entertainment & Sports Law

Class action aims to curb soccer concussions

Trials & Litigation

Archbishop drops lawsuit against satanist group after leader agrees to return consecrated host

Intellectual Property Law

Hacking software in Batman movie doesn’t infringe on real-life product, says 7th Circuit

Entertainment & Sports Law

Clippers sale is completed as Donald Sterling files challenge with appeals court

Entertainment & Sports Law

Judge rules ban on payments to college athletes is an antitrust violation

Entertainment & Sports Law

NCAA agrees to $75M settlement in concussion class action

Entertainment & Sports Law

Clippers can be sold, judge says in tentative ruling against Donald Sterling

Entertainment & Sports Law

California’s new concussion law requires schools to limit tackle-practice time for youths

Intellectual Property Law

Imprisoned ex-dictator Manuel Noriega sues over use of his persona in ‘Call of Duty: Black Ops II’

Law in Popular Culture

Famed author of ‘Mockingbird’ says she never OK’d biography by journalist who moved next door

Judiciary

Federal judge won’t repeat name of Washington NFL team; policy disclosed in a footnote