Striking Out A-Rod: The Faithless Servant Doctrine
February 13, 2014, 5:03 PM EST
Law360, New York (February 13, 2014, 5:03 PM EST) -- The Alex Rodriguez (“A-Rod”) saga is playing out like a classic Greek tragedy. With hubris-laced legal soliloquies and a sports media dutifully taking on its role as the chorus, all that appears to be missing is the blind soothsayer. But if justice is truly blind, then perhaps seeing the legal future for A-Rod merely requires referencing some ancient legal doctrines that are right before our eyes.
With a mix of metaphor, the world watched as A-Rod took his swings at Major League Baseball, the players' union,...