University of Illinois College of Law

Legal Issues In the News - September 14, 2015

Deflategate Goes to Court

In this week's Legal Issues in the News, commentator Verity Winship looks into the NFL's so-called "Deflategate" and how it made its way to the courts.

University of Illinois College of Law

Legal Issues In the News - February 23, 2015

Wading Into Copyright Issues Surrounding Left Shark

In this week's Legal Issues in the News, commentator Paul Heald talks about copyright issues surrounding the real star of the Super Bowl XLIX halftime show...Left Shark.

Verity Winship

University of Illinois College of Law

Legal Issues In the News - February 09, 2015

The NFL in Court

Legal commentator Verity Winship brings us up-to-date with the NFL's concussion lawsuit.

Legal Issues In the News - September 15, 2014

Let’s Make a Deal

The NFL has been in the news a lot in recent weeks because of the release of a video showing a violent domestic exchange. In this week's Legal Issues in the News, commentator Matt Andres talks about the use of alternative sentencing.

Legal Issues In the News - January 06, 2014

Un-Fairway

At this time each Monday we bring you Legal Issues in the News. Here is Travis McDade with this week’s commentary.