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Plaintiffs' Lawyer Criticizes NCAA's Concussion Settlement For Lacking CompensationPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 07 / 30 / 14
The NCAA yesterday reached a preliminary settlement in a class-action head-injury lawsuit, the "latest attempt by the NCAA to address concerns over athletes' rights," according to Ben Strauss of the N.Y. TIMES. The settlement brings "a significant change in the care and safety of all current and for...
ESPN Int''l has hired JACQUES KREMER to fill the newly created position of Senior VP & GM, Latin America and Advertising Sales (ESPN)....DAVID BYRD has been named CFO & VP/Finance for Callaway Golf. .
The FBI executed a search warrant at the Potomac, MD home of Heat center ALONZO MOURNING Tuesday. Agents were seen leaving Mourning''s property with boxes of records and a Toyota Supra that had to be
Coca Cola Co. VP/Dir of Strategic Media and Presence Marketing CHUCK FRUIT is featured as an ADWEEK "News Maker" (ADWEEK, 4/8 issue)....TRACY AUSTIN gave birth to her first child, a 7 lb. boy, yesterd
The Eagles have hired LEN KOMOROSKI as VP/Sales and Marketing and VIC GREGOVITS as VP/Sales (Eagles)....PGA Tour Golf Course Properties COO JOE WALSER has announced his retirement, effective July 1. W
Seahawks Owner Ken Behring "was accused of sexual assault and battery" in a civil suit filed in Contra Costa, CA, Superior Court yesterday, according to the L.A. TIMES. Patricia Barker, who worked in
Walt Disney''s President of Televisions and Telecom Operations DENNIS HIGHTOWER will retire June 1 (L.A. TIMES, 4/15)....TBS announced several appointments: TERRI TINGLE, Senior VP/Standards and Pract
Rocker JOHN MELLENCAMP donated $1.5M toward the John Mellencamp Pavilion, an indoor sports center at Indiana Univ. (WASHINGTON TIMES, 4/14)....JUDGE MANNY ALVAREZ says Cowboys WR MICHAEL IRVIN had "be
NEWSDAY is reporting MIKE TYSON may have the "law on his side" in combating allegations of sexual assault. Two of the bodyguards assigned to Tyson during his Sunday night visit to a Chicago nightclub
Orioles Dir of Stadium Operations ROY SOMMERHOF has decided to leave the organization to take charge of ticket sales for the Ravens (Baltimore SUN, 4/11)....KY SNYDER has been named Exec Dir of the Sa
MIKE TYSON and promoter DON KING remained silent yesterday as Chicago police continued to investigate an allegation of sexual assault by the boxer on a 25-year-old beautician at a Chicago night club l
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