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Articles

Masoud Mortazavi highlights legal avenues for gay athletes to protect themselves from discrimination in professional sports. While gay athletes will undoubtedly feel the pressure from their team, Read more >


Audio

In this conversation, SCI examines a case of a father suing after his teenage son was dropped from the local track team. SCI Talk (Father Sues After Teen is Dropped from Track Team) June 18, 2013 Read more >


Case Studies

In this conversation, SCI examines a case of a father suing after his teenage son was dropped from the local track team. SCI Talk (Father Sues After Teen is Dropped from Track Team) June 18, 2013 Read more >

Comprehensive report regarding the Miami Dolphins and locker room culture involving Richie Incognito, Jonathan Martin, and others. Read the Report To The National Football League Concerning Read more >


Videos

Ramogi Huma, Founder and Executive Director of the National College Players Association, discusses NCAA rules that leave college athletes without basic protections for injuries. Huma, a former Read more >

BC Law’s annual sports law lecture, named after the late professor Bob Berry, featured Michael McCann from the University of New Hampshire School of Law this year. McCann is one of the Read more >


Weblinks

Cornell Law School’s Legal Information Institute site is searchable for federal statutes (U.S. Code), state statutes, and Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, as well as federal and state court decisions. Read more >

This site sponsored by an insurance brokerage company has a great deal of free information on risk management for sports organizations. Risk management allows sports organizations to reduce their Read more >

The library link on this website allows you to find an Athletics Program Risk Checklist, which can help you add to your preventive law plan. Read more >