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Prof. Closius Grilled By Ninth Circuit Panel in NFL Drug Suit

As he presented his argument to a Ninth Circuit panel in an effort to revive a proposed class action against the National Football League by former players, Professor¬†Phillip Closius was strongly challenged by the judges about the timing of the … Continue reading

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Law School to Host Nov. 15 Panel on Maryland Football, Athlete Abuse and the Legal Structure of Sport

The tragic death this past June of University of Maryland, College Park football player Jordan McNair, following complications from heatstroke at team practice, has led to scrutiny of the school’s athletic program, and of college sports programs nationwide. Law professors … Continue reading

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