Doug Abrams

The Dangers of “Sexting:” Professor Abrams Speaks on WFAN Sports Radio

November 20th, 2015

Recent surveys indicate that between 30 and 50 percent of high school students engage in “sexting,” using their smartphones to take nude or semi-nude photographs of themselves, which they then circulate to one or more classmates. The

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Prof. Abrams Publishes Family Law Casebook’s Fourth Edition

October 8th, 2015

West Academic has published the fourth edition of Contemporary Family Law, the popular casebook co-written by Professor Doug Abrams. The casebook is used in more than 50 law schools. The fully updated fourth edition presents the latest doctrine,

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Federal Disability Law: Prof. Abrams on WFAN Sports Radio

August 6th, 2015

In an apparently unprecedented case, a Maryland federal district judge recently held that Towson University violated federal disability laws when it recently refused to permit 22-year-old Gavin Class to return to the school’s Division I football team.

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Youth Obesity Crisis and the Child Labor Laws Focus of Articles by Prof. Abrams

July 20th, 2015

Professor Doug Abrams continues to write a biweekly sports column on, a leading blog based in New York. In early July, he discussed the youth obesity crisis, discussing two troublesome recent reports that renew concerns about

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Professor Abrams Blogs About Bullying in Youth Sports

April 9th, 2015

Professor Doug Abrams’ two most recent blog columns discuss lessons that can be learned from reported incidents of bullying in youth sports. The first column concerned a middle school basketball game in Kenosha, Wisc. The eighth-grade players

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