Missouri History Book Publishes Chapters by Dean Devine, Professor Abrams

March 28th, 2016

The University of Missouri Press has published Missouri Law and the American Conscience: Historical Rights and Wrongs, a collection of ten full-length essays on prominent events and themes in the state’s political and social heritage. Two of

Read More

Bloomberg BNA Quotes Professor Abrams on Sports Concussion Litigation

February 24th, 2016

A Bloomberg BNA article quotes Professor Doug Abrams about whether alleged concussions victims’ well-publicized lawsuits against the National Football League, the National Hockey League and National Collegiate Athletic Association will encourage similar suits against youth leagues and

Read More

Professor Abrams Urges Youth Leagues to Respect Players’ Cultural, Ethnic and Religious Identities

February 19th, 2016

When the Flagstaff (Ariz.) High School Eagles girls’ basketball team faced Greenway High School earlier this month, the Eagles players wore their hair in traditional Navajo buns during pregame warmup. Flagstaff is near the Navajo reservation, a

Read More

Family Court Review Publishes Article by Professor C. Peters

January 20th, 2016

Professor Clark Peters, a faculty member in the MU School of Social Work who has a courtesy appointment with the School of Law, recently published a new law review article in Family Court Review. The article, “Expressed-Interest

Read More

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

Read More