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
February 2nd, 2016
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
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.
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.
July 20th, 2015
Professor Doug Abrams continues to write a biweekly sports column on www.askcoachwolff.com, 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