Top Story Line of 2013: Coaches Berating Players

1. In the world of coaching, is berating players a thing of the past? At Rutgers with Mike Rice and here in Connecticut by way of a Superior Court case, this question has been raised and in some respects, answered. The question is not only one of cultural shifts but liability. Here is an edited […]

Connecticut Ski Resort Liability

The downhill skiing events in this year’s Olympic games produced some major crashes.  So a bit of skiing law seems appropriate.  A recent Connecticut Superior Court decision discussed the state’s law concerning the liability of ski resort operators.  Although liability waivers can be difficult to enforce in Connecticut courts, the Connecticut General Assembly has enacted measures to protect ski […]