Doug Abrams

Professor Abrams: Youth Football is Not Child Abuse

August 23rd, 2017

Forensic pathologist Bennet Omalu’s diagnosis of chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) has triggered closer study of head injuries in football. Dr. Omalu, the subject of the movie Concussion, now says that no youth under 18 should play the

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Professor Abrams’ Endowment Buys Therapy Dog For MU Children’s Hospital

July 27th, 2017

With royalties from his Children and the Law and Family Law casebooks, Professor Doug Abrams created the Happiness For Health program at the MU Women’s and Children’s Hospital in 2001. Happiness For Health is a permanent endowment

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Professor Abrams Publishes Casebook’s Sixth Edition

May 10th, 2017

Professor Doug Abrams and his co-authors have published the sixth edition of their popular casebook, Children and the Law: Doctrine, Policy, and Practice. The book continues its interdisciplinary emphasis, practical approach, and in-depth coverage of lawyering, child

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Reviewers: Prof. Abrams’ Legal Writing Book a “Must-Read”

April 12th, 2017

Professor Doug Abrams’ latest book, Effective Legal Writing: A Guide for Students and Practitioners was published by West Academic.

Professor Abrams: Youth Sports Would Benefit From More Women Coaches

February 15th, 2017

For the past seven years, Professor Doug Abrams has written a regular column on www.askcoachwolff.com, a leading national youth sports website. In his latest column, he notes that women comprise only 13 percent of youth soccer coaches

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