13 ABA Journal Trade, Sports & Professional Associations articles.
Apr 27, 2021 10:49 AM CDT
Just days before the March Madness tournament crowns a champion, the U.S. Supreme Court will hear arguments in a high-stakes battle between the National Collegiate Athletic Association and a legal class of student-athletes from the top revenue-producing sports of football and men’s and women’s basketball.
Mar 25, 2021 2:01 PM CDT
Judge tosses challenge to ‘race-norming’ in dementia tests
U.S. District Judge Anita Brody of the Eastern District of Pennsylvania has dismissed a lawsuit challenging “race-norming” in dementia tests used to…
Mar 9, 2021 3:03 PM CST
Dec 16, 2020 2:03 PM CST
Nov 18, 2020 3:29 PM CST
Only 4 BigLaw firms get ‘A’ ratings in climate change fight
A group called Law Students for Climate Accountability is giving an ‘A’ grade to only four large law firms…
Oct 2, 2020 4:25 PM CDT
Top state court criticizes disciplined former justice
The Pennsylvania Supreme Court on Tuesday criticized Cynthia Baldwin, a former justice, after she said an affidavit, if true, shows “bias and vindictiveness”…
Sep 10, 2020 4:39 PM CDT
Aug 27, 2020 9:36 AM CDT
Alaska attorney general resigns after text messages disclosed
Alaska Attorney General Kevin Clarkson has resigned after a news investigation found that he sent more than 550 text messages in March…
Aug 26, 2020 4:36 PM CDT
Jun 3, 2020 4:39 PM CDT
Baseball most naturally lends itself to implementing the types of social distancing measures recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention amid the COVID-19 pandemic. But sports lawyers say Major League Baseball likely has the most delicate off-the-field legal and contractual issues to iron out before the teams can play ball.
May 27, 2020 1:01 PM CDT
Sep 13, 2019 2:35 PM CDT