2020 Sports Law in Review: COVID-19, Concussions, Hazing, Harassment and More

In an article by Lee Green, J.D. and published by NFHS, court cases involving amateur sports were prevalent across the country, in the following areas:

  • COVID-19-Related Sport Law Cases
  • Constitutional Law: Freedom of Speech & Social Media
  • Constitutional Law: Freedom of Religion & Prayer At Sports Events
  • Constitutional Law: Equal Protection & Race-Ethnicity-Religion Discrimination
  • Constitutional Law: Equal Protection & Transgender Students
  • Liability for Sports Injuries: Supervision & Technique Instruction
  • Liability for Sports Injuries: Safe Playing Environment
  • Liability for Sports Injuries: Heat Stroke
  • Liability for Sports Injuries: Rhabdomyolysis & Sickle Cell Trait
  • Liability for Sports Injuries: AEDs
  • Liability for Sports Injuries: Concussions
  • Hazing
  • Sexual Harassment & Assault
  • Title IX & Sports Inequities
  • Title IX & New OCR Sexual Assault/Harassment Regulations

 Learn more about court cases involving these topics HERE

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David Keech
Author: David Keech

David Keech is a math teacher in Wisconsin Rapids and public address announcer for Abbotsord High School. He officiates basketball, baseball, and softball in central Wisconsin. He has reported on amateur sports since 2011, known as 'KeechDaVoice.' David can be reached at [email protected]