Foley & Lardner partner Jon Israel will cover current issues facing professional sports teams in relation to team medical operations and player health and treatment. Jon addresses the legal backdrop and recent developments concerning team medical operations and player care, as well as a practical approach to understanding and addressing legal compliance.
Jonathan L. Israel is a partner and an experienced sports and labor/employment attorney with Foley & Lardner LLP. He advises and litigates for clients on a wide variety of traditional labor and general employment matters. He practices in diverse industries, including professional, collegiate and Olympic sports, entertainment, media, financial services, hedge and private equity funds, transportation and retail.
Previously, Mr. Israel was assistant general counsel at the National Basketball Association, where he served as in-house counsel to the NBA and its affiliated entities and teams on labor and employment, litigation, and general corporate matters. He also served as a law clerk to the Honorable Alfred M. Wolin of the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey.
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Extremely interesting. Clearly captures both current events/issues and potential future topics as well as emerging ones. Sports topic easily captures attention. Great presenter
Very fascinating course and topic in general. Thank you.
Very interesting. Excellent speaker.
Excellent. Informative. Knowledgable. Well delivered.
I enjoyed the content.
Good information for individuals on every side of the athletic spectrum.