Sports

Notre Dame’s Office of General Counsel has retained Ropes & Gray to examine “Cultural Issues” that have been identified within its men’s swimming & diving program.
That news was confirmed director of athletics Pete Bevacqua, who sent an email to university staffers earlier this month informing them of the Office of General Counsel’s decision to

By Gregg Clifton and Christina Stylianou, of Lewis Brisbois
In a long-awaited decision on the NCAA’s interlocutory appeal in Johnson v. NCAA following a February 2023 oral argument, a three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit has now rejected the NCAA’s effort to overturn the District Court’s denial of its motion to

There are a growing number of studies showing it is relatively safe to be strangled in the sporting context of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. This week another study was published on this topic looking specifically into whether participant showed measurable cognitive decline after a strangulation submission vs a non strangulation submission. The short answer was they

The Seattle Sounders FC and Seattle Reign FC are seeking a Chief Legal Officer.
A description of the position follows:
POSITION SUMMARY

The Chief Legal Officer (CLO) for Seattle Sounders and Reign FC, will serve as an critical member of the executive leadership team, committed to working collaboratively with colleagues across all disciplines to achieve optimal

Private equity funds have shown an increasing willingness to enter into financial arrangements to fund college athletic departments in exchange for future revenue sharing opportunities in the wake of the House v. NCAA settlement. Private equity offers a life raft to cash-strapped athletic departments seeking to accumulate the financial resources necessary to pay off amounts

Church Church Hittle and Antrim (CCHA Law) has announced a strategic partnership with The PICTOR Group, a consulting firm with extensive experience in the athletics sector. This collaboration aims “to enhance the services offered to clients by leveraging the combined expertise and resources of both organizations.”
Through this partnership, CCHA Law and The PICTOR Group