The NCAA has suspended its investigation of the University of Miami and the scandal involving former booster Nevin Shapiro after it was discovered that NCAA investigators improperly obtained documents from Shapiro’s defense attorney. Tim Epstein of the Sports Law Blog has the story.
Junior Seau’s Estate, Family Sues NFL
The Estate of Junior Seau and his children have filed a wrongful death suit against the NFL following the revelation that Seau sufferred from Chronic Traumatic Encephelopathy (CTE). Frank Schwab of the Shutdown Corner has the story. Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk discusses the allegations and challenges that Seau’s legal team faces.
The One-Year Renewable Scholarship: the Modern Reserve Clause?