NCAA Liability for Injuries to Student Athletes

In my last post, I discussed injuries to high school athletes. There are unique legal issues attendant to that, since high school is mandatory and a part of the state‚Äôs educational infrastructure. College athletics are distinct because colleges are not mandatory. There is no right to a university education. They are similar, however, insofar as […]

High School Sports Injuries

High school sports are complicated, highly orchestrated sporting events with some school districts sinking millions into their sports budget and benefactors providing private Learjets to and from sporting events all across the state. Some stadiums cost several tens of millions of dollars with professional sports level equipment and trainers. At the same time, Texas does […]

Preventing Traumatic Brain Injuries in Youth Football

Football season is here, and it is undeniable that the residents of Texas love this sport. However, as children and teens get ready for battle on the gridiron, it is important for players and parents to understand the potential dangers of concussions and brain injuries. Concussions are a type of mild traumatic brain injury (TBI) […]