Doug Abrams

WFAN Sports Radio: Professor Abrams Discusses High School Football Concussions Lawsuit

February 2nd, 2016

On WFAN sports radio (New York), Professor Doug Abrams and host Rick Wolff discussed the recent case of a New Mexico high school football player who suffered a suspected concussion in the state semifinal playoff game. The

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ESPN Article on Paralyzed Player’s Lawsuit Quotes Professor Abrams

January 11th, 2016

Professor Doug Abrams was recently quoted in an ESPN article that discussed a paralyzed student football player and his lawsuit against the Pop Warner organization. The judge of the case allowed the claim to proceed against Pop

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State Bar Associations Re-Publish Professor Abrams’ Civility Article

December 23rd, 2015

Since 2007, Professor Doug Abrams has written an article about legal writing in each issue of Precedent, The Missouri Bar’s quarterly magazine. His most recent article, “Civility in Lawyers’ Writing,” featured two parts – part one appeared

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Professor Abrams Discusses Youth Sports Concussion Prevention and Litigation

December 8th, 2015

In a new blog post, Professor Doug Abrams explains that prevention efforts, and not tort litigation, should remain the primary strategy to meet the youth sports concussion crisis because prevention is proactive; lawsuits are essentially only reactive.

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Professor Abrams Critiques High Schools’ Teaching of American History

December 1st, 2015

In his new article published in the Texas Journal on Civil Liberties and Civil Rights, Professor Doug Abrams critiques the way many high schools teach sensitive topics in American history. The article, “Reforming High School American History

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