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  1. Lester Munson: Why Ed O'Bannon ruling could haunt NCAA

    Lester Munson

    A judge's ruling opens the door to pay for play for college athletes. But the NCAA was also a winner, as payments to athletes were capped at $5,000, Lester Munson writes.

    Story | Conversation | August 08, 2014
  2. espnW -- What Hope Solo Can Expect in Court

    Lester Munson

    On Monday, Hope Solo will face a judge and address the domestic assault charge filed against her. It won't be her first time in that courtroom, and it isn't her first legal entanglement. How will this case turn out?

    Story | Conversation | August 08, 2014
  3. Seven retired NFL players ask judge to reverse ruling on NFL conc...

    Lester Munson

    Seven retired players launched on Monday the most aggressive attack yet on the proposed NFL concussion litigation settlement.

    Story | Conversation | July 21, 2014
  4. Answer coming shortly in Ed O'Bannon v. NCAA trial

    Lester Munson

    The judge in the Ed O'Bannon v. NCAA will issue her decision soon and it's hard to imagine it won't bring forth significant change to intercollegiate athletics.

    Story | Conversation | July 17, 2014
  5. Seven retired NFL players raise objection to concussion settlemen...

    Lester Munson

    Seven retired players who played a total of 66 seasons in the NFL attacked the proposed settlement of concussion litigation on Wednesday, asserting that the deal "comes nowhere near being fair, adequate and reasonable."

    Story | Conversation | July 03, 2014
  6. Lester Munson: What to know about the NFL concussion settlement p...

    Lester Munson

    Is the latest concussion settlement proposal good enough for players?

    Story | Conversation | June 25, 2014
  7. Lester Munson: All you need to know about the Ed O'Bannon v. NCAA...

    Lester Munson

    As we slog our way to the end of the Ed O'Bannon v. NCAA trial -- with no star witnesses left to testify -- it's a good time to revisit some of the basics and basic terms that have been part of the trial.

    Story | Conversation | June 24, 2014
  8. Lester Munson: NCAA setup baffles Ed O'Bannon antitrust trial jud...

    Lester Munson

    Judge Claudia Wilken may not fully grasp the intricacies of the BCS, the FBS and the CFP, but she has a firm grip on the ABCs of antitrust law and how it may work for Ed O'Bannon and thousands of college athletes.

    Story | Conversation | June 23, 2014
  9. Lester Munson: NCAA plan in O'Bannon trial backfires

    Lester Munson

    Had the NCAA's plan worked Tuesday, it could have provided powerful support for its claims that a ban on player pay helps integrate athletes into the academic community and that it maintains the organization's ideal of amateurism. But the plan didn't work.

    Story | Conversation | June 17, 2014
  10. Lester Munson: NCAA gets a nod from judge's questions in O'Bannon...

    Lester Munson

    If the NCAA emerges from the O'Bannon trial with a victory, the turning point may have come Wednesday at 11:24 a.m. when the judge badgered the NCAA attorney into concluding his cross examination and began asking her own questions, Lester Munson writes.

    Story | Conversation | June 11, 2014
  11. Ed O'Bannon economist may be MVP in lawsuit against NCAA

    Lester Munson

    The plaintiffs' economist's job in the O'Bannon-NCAA case is to convince a judge that the NCAA's refusal to allow college athletes to sell their names, images and likenesses is a violation of American antitrust laws.

    Story | Conversation | June 10, 2014
  12. NCAA effectively narrows down O'Bannon-NCAA case to TV revenue

    Lester Munson

    NCAA's lawyer sent the judge a clear message that the names, likenesses and images issue for paying players had been decided by a just-announced settlement and that the O'Bannon-NCAA case should now solely be about whether players should get paid for live TV broadcasts and rebroadcasts.

    Story | Conversation | June 09, 2014
  13. Judge's ruling a setback for attorneys in NFL $765 million settle...

    Lester Munson

    A federal judge in Philadelphia has rejected a proposed settlement of more than 4,500 NFL concussion lawsuits. Her decision raises legal questions about the settlement, its terms and its future: Q: The attorneys for the players and the attorneys for ...

    Story | Conversation | January 14, 2014
  14. Lawyers in O'Bannon vs. NCAA case trying same tactic that defeate...

    Lester Munson

    After a seemingly endless debate about pay for play, a group of current and former college athletes are now telling a federal judge that she need take only a "quick look" at their lawsuit to conclude that they should all be paid. The players' asserti...

    Story | Conversation | November 22, 2013
  15. Questions and answers about the NFL, retired players' lawsuit set...

    Lester Munson

    After two months of negotiations orchestrated by a court-appointed mediator, NFL player representatives and owners announced Thursday that they had reached a proposed $765 million settlement that would resolve thousands of claims of concussion injuri...

    Story | Conversation | August 29, 2013
  16. Questions and answers about judge's decision to send NFL concussi...

    Lester Munson

    The latest ruling in the lawsuit against the NFL raises questions about the players' claims, the league's response to their claims and the future of the litigation.

    Story | Conversation | July 09, 2013