1018 ABA Journal Entertainment & Sports Law articles.
A class action suit against the Pop Warner youth football league on safety concerns stands to be the first lawsuit to go to trial.
Aug 1, 2018 2:40 AM CDT
Attorneys who have been in the limelight say it’s important to be aware of the challenges that come with representing celebrities and how missteps can impact their reputation and yours.
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The sentencing of Dr. Larry Nassar for molesting young gymnasts and USA Gymnastics’ alleged complicity riveted the nation for months. But it was a lesser-known lawsuit and partnership between investigative journalists and lawyers that helped crack the case wide open.
Jun 1, 2018 2:10 AM CDT
Baseball’s reserve clause allowed total team control of a player’s career. Baseball’s hold on the American imagination and control of player contracts allowed it to survive the 1919 Black Sox scandal, the Great Depression, segregation, franchise relocations and two major U.S. Supreme Court decisions.
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Michigan State University has reached a $500 million settlement with 332 victims of Larry Nassar, a former sports doctor for the university who was sentenced to prison for sexually…
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A lawyer representing two former cheerleaders for National Football League teams has offered to settle their bias complaints for $1 each and a “good faith” meeting with Commissioner Roger Goodell…
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Lance Armstrong has agreed to pay $5 million settle a whistleblower suit joined by the federal government that alleged he violated a cycling sponsorship agreement with the U.S. Postal Service…
Apr 20, 2018 9:04 AM CDT