(PRWEB) October 22, 2012
“The Legal Implications of Concussions for Sports and the Military in the Future” will be the topic for a noon symposium on Thursday, Oct. 25, at The John Marshall Law School, 315 S. Plymouth Ct. in Chicago.
Panelists will discuss the impact that concussions are having on today’s athletes and soldiers and the legal issues in compensating the injured, as well as how best to protect current and future athletes and service members.
Panelists will be Michael Favia of the Goldberg Law Group; Christopher Cue, a former United States Marine JAG officer; Monique Anawis, a medical doctor and lawyer; Antonio Romanucci, a lawyer and legal expert on concussions; Brian Rowland, chief executive officer/president of A Safe Haven; Dan Dumezich of Winston & Strawn LLP; and Michael Jennings, a former National Football League player.
This free event is presented by the Office of Diversity Affairs and the Entertainment, Media & Sports Law Society of The John Marshall Law School.
Attorneys can earn 1.5 hours of CLE credit.
For additional information, contact Associate Dean Rory Smith at 312.427.2737, ext. 412, or register at events.jmls.edu/registration/node/278
About The John Marshall Law School
The John Marshall Law School, founded in 1899, is an independent law school located in the heart of Chicago’s legal, financial and commercial districts. U.S. News and World Report America’s Best Graduate Schools 2013 ranks the law school’s Legal Writing Program sixth in the nation. The publication also ranked the Intellectual Property Law Program17th. John Marshall offers the nation’s only graduate program in employee benefits. Its program in Information Technology and Privacy Law remains the only graduate law program in the country that emphasizes privacy as part of its core curriculum. And, The John Marshall Law School is one of three law schools in the country offering graduate programs in real estate law.