ADA Safety Becomes an Issue in College Basketball Brawl

By Gil Fried, Professor/Chair Sport Management Department, University of New Haven   When we think about ADA seating areas, we often think about line of sight issues. The ADA mandates seating location at every price point in an arena or stadium. In recent years...

Going to the Dogs: Keeping Your Liability on a Leash

Why You May Have to Accommodate Service Dogs at Your Sporting Events   By Carla Varriale, of Havkins, Rosenfeld, Ritzert & Varriale   People with disabilities have the right to use (and do use) the same facilities and services as individuals without...

Sports Venues and the Americans with Disabilities Act

By Ryan C. Chapoteau and Gregg E. Clifton, of Jackson Lewis   Throughout the country, sports teams and their venues have been hit with an uptick of public accommodation lawsuits under Title III of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), along with its state...