Buckner, a boutique sports law firm, has published the first issue of the re-branded Higher-Ed and College Athletics Best Practices Alert newsletter. The newsletter will align its content with the diverse services Buckner provides to colleges and universities.
In this issue of the newsletter, Buckner completes its series on investigations of student-athlete abuse by coaches; explores the “failure to monitor” violation in the NCAA enforcement process; offers suggestions on Title VII compliance; and provides a Title IX update.
Topics in this issue include:
- Investigations of Alleged Student-Athlete Abuse by Coaches, Part III: Legal Standard for Student-Athlete Injuries
- Managing Title VII Compliance in College Athletics
- What is a “Failure to Monitor”?: A Review of the Committee on Infractions’ Expectations, Part II
- General Counsel’s Corner: Title IX Update
The current issue can be downloaded by clicking here.
Prior editions, of the newsletter can be read and downloaded on the law firm website, http://www.bucknersportslaw.com/News-Resources/Publications.
Buckner, a boutique sports law firm, provides clients with innovative strategies for complex legal matters and cases. Our attorneys, consultants and affiliated professionals assist higher education, high school, Olympic, amateur, professional and corporate clients with addressing sports-related legal, compliance, regulatory and administrative issues. Our areas of practice include: internal investigations; NCAA compliance and investigations; state high school association compliance and investigations; risk management; sports drug testing; sports dispute resolution and arbitration; and corporate governance. Buckner also offers clients with business and legal consulting services provided by contractual arrangement and affiliation with Precise Advisory Group, which operates globally via offices in Miami, New York and Sao Paulo, Brazil. The firm’s website is located at: www.bucknersportslaw.com.