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  1. Lawsuit NFLPA crafted on behalf of Adrian Peterson nearly flawles...

    Lester Munson

    The theory of the union lawyers is that the NFL's actions and the arbitrator's decision are so clearly violations of rules of fundamental fairness that any judge anywhere must take an action that most judges would never consider, writes Lester Munson.

    Story | Conversation | December 15, 2014
  2. Lester Munson: NFL had rough time at Ray Rice hearing

    Lester Munson

    Roger Goodell was the first witness in the Ray Rice hearing, and the transcript shows that his answers were vague and inconsistent, Lester Munson writes.

    Story | Conversation | December 10, 2014
  3. Lester Munson: NFL concussion settlement judge has tough decision...

    Lester Munson

    For the judge who must decide whether the NFL concussion agreement is "fair, adequate and reasonable," it will be a difficult decision.

    Story | Conversation | November 19, 2014
  4. NFL concussion settlement gets day in court

    Lester Munson

    A federal judge in Philadelphia will conduct a hearing Wednesday to determine whether a settlement of the massive NFL concussion litigation is "fair, adequate and reasonable" for thousands of retired players who have suffered concussion-related injuries.

    Story | Conversation | November 17, 2014
  5. Lester Munson: Commissioners need only follow basic guidelines to...

    Lester Munson

    When lawyers for players demand due process and league officials assert that they have already provided it, it can be confusing to fans. Throw in the fact that the players are governed by collective bargaining agreements and it can be even more confusing, writes Lester Munson.

    Story | Conversation | November 10, 2014
  6. Lester Munson: Documents related to NFL concussion deal leave man...

    Lester Munson

    The lawyers who negotiated the proposed NFL concussion settlement disclosed additional materials on the agreement on Friday.

    Story | Conversation | September 12, 2014
  7. Former NFL players' effort to alter concussion settlement fails

    Lester Munson

    A group of seven retired NFL players gave the federal court system a chance to expedite the long-delayed concussion settlement on Wednesday, but three judges of the U.S. Court of Appeals here did not seem interested.

    Story | Conversation | September 10, 2014
  8. Lester Munson: NFL concussion hearing an unexpected big deal

    Lester Munson

    Although numerous players have criticized the settlement, the hearing will mark the first time that players will be able to state their objections in open court.

    Story | Conversation | September 09, 2014
  9. 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
  10. 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
  11. Lester Munson: Questions, answers about NCAA concussion settlemen...

    Lester Munson

    With the settlement Tuesday of a 2011 class-action lawsuit, the NCAA agreed to provide $70 million to pay for medical testing of thousands of college athletes to determine whether they suffered brain injuries while playing contact sports. The settlem...

    Story | Conversation | July 29, 2014
  12. 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
  13. 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
  14. Lester Munson: Haslam's deal may save Cleveland Browns ownership

    Lester Munson

    By admitting that his diesel fuel company defrauded its customers of more than $56 million, Cleveland Browns owner Jimmy Haslam saved his Pilot Flying J truck stop empire from further federal investigation by agreeing to reimburse his customers and to pay a fine of $92 million. His decision may have also saved his ownership of the Browns.

    Story | Conversation | July 14, 2014
  15. 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
  16. Lester Munson: Math majors the most important witnesses in Ed O'B...

    Lester Munson

    The Ed O'Bannon-NCAA trial has included three former athletes, the president of the NCAA, a couple of conference commissioners and two experts on consumer surveys. But the most important witnesses are the two math majors who examined the same data and reached opposite conclusions.

    Story | Conversation | June 26, 2014