Jones Covers Legal Challenges to Amateur Collegiate Athletic Programs

Shook, Hardy & Bacon Of Counsel Corby Jones speaks on “College Sports Under Siege: The Legal Challenges Facing Amateur Collegiate Athletics” panel at the 2016 Kansas Bar Association Young Lawyers Section Sporting KC event on May 21 in Kansas City, Kansas.

Jones is joined on the panel by attorneys Kevin Sweeney of Polsinelli and Dan Beebe of the Dan Beebe Group. Topics the panel will cover include racial, sexual, and other misconduct; conference realignment; power dynamics between the NCAA and conferences; student eligibility concerns and investigations; and student-athlete safety concerns. They will also discuss issues affecting the student-athlete model.