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Written in English


  • Liability for sports accidents -- United States.,
  • Coaches (Athletics) -- Legal status, laws, etc.,
  • School sports.

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Statementby Ronald Duane Nery, Jr.
The Physical Object
Pagination57 leaves
Number of Pages57
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16975975M

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  In the modern sports law environment, the challenge for school and athletic administrators of complying with all of the duties imposed on the operation of interscholastic athletics programs by federal and state court case rulings (common law), legislation, administrative agency regulations, state association rules, and other legal pronouncements lies in planning and . Legal Duties of Coaches ” by the. NFHS (National Federation of High Schools) and. NIAAA (National Interscholastic Athletic Administrator Association). effective- ness as automatic disclaimers of liability, waivers are highly useful as proof that clear, detailed,File Size: 1MB. MANAGING RISK IN INTERSCHOLASTIC ATHLETIC PROGRAMS: 14 LEGAL DUTIES OF CARE JANIS K. DOLESCHAL* 1. INTRODUCTION The basis for this paper is the concept that there are fourteen legal duties of care used to determine negligence in sports-related injuries that have been. Legal Issues in Athletics Administration. Over the course of the year, lawsuits were filed, court cases were decided, legislation was enacted, administrative agency rulings were released, state athletic association decisions were issued, and other legal pronouncements were handed down impacting school sports programs.