You’ve heard the story before. Weekend Warrior comes to Park City on vacation for his annual ski trip with his buddies. In the lift line, the group engages in a round of testosterone-fueled chest thumping. Succumbing to peer pressure, the Warrior decides to ski beyond his ability level and injures himself. Sometime later, after listening to others who convince him that his injury couldn’t possibly be his fault, he files suit.
Welcome to THE BUSINESS OF SPORTS a blog by M. Alex Natt, Attorney at Law.
Here you will find frequently updated information on the complicated relationship between sports and the law. What may seem simple and carefree on the field or court can be a bit more entangled behind the scenes.
Compliance, athlete contracts, licensing, injury litigation: there are many issues surrounding all of our favorite teams, stars and events.
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