Concussion lawsuits, workplace conduct scandals, player unions, and doping controversies—all in a day’s work for the panelists at the recent Milbank Tweed Forum.

On Wednesday, March 5, University Professor Arthur Millerchairman of the NYU Sports & Society Program, which co-hosted the eventspoke with a panel of chief legal officers from the major sports leagues about their careers and how professional sports has responded to legal challenges and evolved in recent years.

Watch the video below (1 hr, 14 min):

Moderator: Arthur Miller, University Professor, NYU School of Law

Panelists:

  • Richard Buchanan, Executive Vice President and General Counsel, National Basketball Association
  • Thomas Ostertag, Senior Vice President and General Counsel, Major League Baseball
  • Jeffrey Pash, Executive Vice President and General Counsel, National Football League

Posted on March 21, 2014