Judge Nelson to Force Mediation.

The National Football League and the Owners asked that collective bargaining mediation continue with federal mediator George Cohen, while the former NFL Players’ Association wanted court-supervised mediation.  Since neither side could play nice with each other in the sandbox (or in this case – the gridiron) and agree to terms, U.S. District Judge Susan Nelson […]

Val Ackerman Named SBJ CHAMPION

Robert J. Romano, SportsLaw360 and RomanoOnSports congratulate Ms. Val Ackerman on being named Sports Business Journal’s CHAMPIONS: Pioneers & Innovators in Sports Business – Class of 2011.  Val Ackerman was the founding president of the WNBA and is currently a board member and prior president of USA Basketball.  In addition, she is the United States […]