Sports Medicine and the Law Tackles Wide Spectrum of Topics in Latest Issue – Check out the Headlines Below

Sports Medicine and the Law Tackles Wide Spectrum of Topics in Latest Issue – Check out the Headlines Below

Hackney Publications, the nation’s leading publisher of sports law periodicals, announced today the availability of the summer issue of Sports Medicine and the Law (SML).

Supported by Montgomery McCracken Walker & Rhoads LLP, the preeminent law firm when it comes to representing clients in the niche, the latest issue features the following articles:

  • New Bellwether Cases Against NCAA Move Forward in Texas
  • Saved by The Bell — Penn State Dodges Further Litigation in Whistleblower Case
  • Arrington Settlement Update: Concussion Reporting Process
  • Hydrate at Home: Another Court Refuses to Recognize Athlete’s Right to Hydration During Play
  • Pro Wrestlers Fail to Take Down WWE In Brain Injury Tag Team
  • NFL Player Lane Johnson Sues Nearly All Concerned and Loses
  • School District Prevails in Soccer Player Concussion Lawsuit


“Administrators and executives in the sports industry have become painfully aware of a host of legal issues that impact athletic trainers and other professionals in the sports medicine field,” said Holt Hackney, the managing editor of SML. “With each issue of SML, we try to tackle a cross-section of these issues. This wouldn’t be possible were it not for the attorneys of Montgomery McCracken, especially our Editors in Chief, which include Steve Pachman, Dylan Henry, Kim Sachs and Kacie Kergides.”

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About Hackney Publications

Hackney Publications is the nation’s leading publisher of Sports Law Periodicals. In total, Hackney Publications produces 12 such newsletters, including Sports Litigation Alert, Professional Sports and the Law, Legal Issues in High School Athletics, Legal Issues in Collegiate Athletics, Journal of NCAA Compliance, Concussion Litigation Reporter, and Sports Facilities and the Law. It produces five other publications that are complimentary and supported by sponsorship. These include Title IX Alert, Sports Medicine and the Law, Concussion Defense Reporter, Esports and the Law, and MyLegalBookie.

About Montgomery McCracken

Montgomery McCracken is a full-service law firm with offices in Pennsylvania, New York, New Jersey, and Delaware. The firm represents leading businesses, multinational corporations, nonprofit organizations, and individuals across a wide range of industries in complex litigation matters, significant corporate transactions, and challenging disputes.