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Top of Their Game: A Conversation with the General Counsel of the NFL, NBA, and Major League Baseball

Top of Their Game: A Conversation with the General Counsel of the NFL, NBA, and Major League Baseball

Sports and Society Administrator March 21, 2014 0

This Forum, co-hosted by NYU Law School, offered a unique window into how some of the most popular and successful professional sports organizations in the world operate in the 21st century. In a conversation

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The NFL Needs To Step Up To Arizona’s “Religious Freedom” Bill

The NFL Needs To Step Up To Arizona’s “Religious Freedom” Bill

Sports and Society Administrator March 1, 2014 0

By Lee Igel & Arthur Caplan Forbes.com | February 23, 3014 Michael Sam, meet Hank Aaron. During his Major League Baseball career with the Milwaukee Braves, Atlanta Braves, and Milwaukee Brewers from 1954-1976, “Hammerin’

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Don’t ask, don’t tell: NFL teams warned to not ask potential draft picks about their sexual orientation

Don’t ask, don’t tell: NFL teams warned to not ask potential draft picks about their sexual orientation

Sports and Society Administrator February 21, 2014 0

By RYAN GORMAN and ASSOCIATED PRESS REPORTER DailyMail.co.uk | February 20, 2014 The NFL has instituted it’s own version of ‘don’t ask, don’t tell’ in a memo sent to teams warning against asking about

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Michael Sam’s Announcement Is A Non-Issue — Not That There’s Anything Wrong With That

Michael Sam’s Announcement Is A Non-Issue — Not That There’s Anything Wrong With That

Sports and Society Administrator February 10, 2014 0

by Arthur L. Caplan & Lee H. Igel Forbes.com | February 10, 2014 Michael Sam earned All-America honors as a football player at the University of Missouri and was named the Associated Press SEC

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Pick one site for the Olympics

Pick one site for the Olympics

Arthur Caplan and Lee Igel February 8, 2014 0

By Arthur L. Caplan and Lee H. Igel Philly.com | February 7, 2014 As the 22d Winter Olympic Games begin in Sochi, Russia, it is reasonable to ask: What are they doing there? What

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The Lasting Impact of Sports Greatest Events on Cities and Nations – An NYU Sports & Society Event

The Lasting Impact of Sports Greatest Events on Cities and Nations – An NYU Sports & Society Event

Sports and Society Administrator February 2, 2014 0

NYU Sports & Society event, in cooperation with GlideSlope–management advisors focused soley on the business of global sport–explores the lasting impact of sports’ greatest events on urban environments. Program chairman, Arthur R. Miller, moderated

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The Lasting Impact of Sports Greatest Events on Cities and Nations – Sports Bites

The Lasting Impact of Sports Greatest Events on Cities and Nations – Sports Bites

Sports and Society Administrator February 1, 2014 0

NYU Sports & Society event, in cooperation with GlideSlope–management advisors focused soley on the business of global sport–explores the lasting impact of sports’ greatest events on urban environments. Program chairman, Arthur R. Miller, moderated

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A crumbling Sochi hides behind Olympic facades

A crumbling Sochi hides behind Olympic facades

Sports and Society Administrator January 26, 2014 0

By NATALIYA VASILYEVA Associated Press | January 20, 2014 SOCHI, Russia (AP) — A shining new $635 million highway on the outskirts of Sochi stands next to a crumbling apartment block with a red

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Sochi Olympic ticket sales dented by terror threats

Sochi Olympic ticket sales dented by terror threats

Sports and Society Administrator January 25, 2014 0

CBSNews.com January 19, 2014 Our very own Lee Igel shares his thoughts in the following video: To read the entire article click here: http://www.cbsnews.com/videos/sochi-olympic-ticket-sales-dented-by-terror-threats

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‘Friday Night Tykes’ sparks debate

‘Friday Night Tykes’ sparks debate

Sports and Society Administrator January 25, 2014 0

cnn.com January 18,

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