Any questions related to football rules and mechanics, as well as safety. Extensive experience in football officiating, including training, evaluating, discipline, and mechanics of football officials.
Consulting and Expert Witness Analysis: Football-related issues of player safety, including liability cases; standard of care and negligence claims of players, coaches, schools, and game officials; mechanisms for on-field injuries; subrogation claims; playing rules; sportsmanship; true sport; committees' points of emphasis for game rules; and mechanics of the game and game officials. - Media education and analysis - Officiating instruction, qualifications, mechanics, and standards - Coaches' education - Film evaluation, analysis, and grading - Insurance coverage, risks, liabilities, investigations, subrogation - Legal education, objective analysis, discovery plans, trial and cross-examination preparation - Injury analysis, cause, prevention, and involvement of officials, coaches, and players - Expert witness evaluation and testimony - Remedial measure to minimize future risks - Fact-checking and analysis for authors and media - Disciplining officials and players, and causes for discipline - Analysis of hazardous playing conditions - General education on the rules and mechanics for players, coaches, schools, and game officials
Big Sky Conference Football Officials Association Colorado Springs Basketball Officials Association Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Football Officials Rotary International Sports Lawyers Association American Bar Association Section on Sports Law
JURIS DOCTOR, cum laude 2001 University of Minnesota Law School, Minneapolis, Minnesota • President, Entertainment and Sports Law Students Association • Associate Editor, Minnesota Law Review MASTERS OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION, with honors 2001 University of Minnesota Carlson School of Management, Minneapolis, Minnesota • Double Concentration: Marketing and Finance • Beta Gamma Sigma (national honor society) BACHELOR OF SCIENCE, cum laude 1997 Marquette University, Milwaukee, Wisconsin • Double major: Business Marketing and Business Finance • Minor: Political Science • Beta Gamma Sigma and Alpha Sigma Nu (national honor societies) Extensive training in football rules and officiating mechanics.
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John, By rule, if the runner's forward progress is stopped, the clock would continue to run. There are some caveats, however. If it is a first down, the clock would stop for the chains, and then start
Nellie, Thank you for your question. The answer depends wholly on the rules and regulations of (a) the state association that governs high school sports, (b) the conference (if any) in which the school
Mistie, I understand your frustration. I am sorry this has happened to your son. Unfortunately, as officials, we usually only see a retaliation. The rules provide that any act of fighting requires
Trish, There is no problem with you communicating with the coach, as long as it is done in a professional way, and it is clear that you are merely interested in the well-being of your child, and not