NCAA Faces Trial Over Footballer's Fatal Head Injury

Law360, New York (April 8, 2016, 11:16 PM EDT) -- The NCAA has lost its bid to shake off claims in Maryland state court by the parents of a Frostburg State University football player who allegedly died of head injuries he suffered in physically rough practice drills that they say the association shouldn't have allowed, advancing the case to a trial set for late June.

Montgomery County Circuit Court Judge David Boynton denied the NCAA's summary judgment motion, allowing the case by Ken and Kristen Sheely, the parents of Frostburg State linebacker Derek Sheely, to proceed...
To view the full article, register now.

UK Financial Services

UK Financial Services

Read Our Latest UK Financial Services Coverage

Financial Services Law360 UK provides breaking news and analysis on the financial sector. Coverage includes UK and European Union policy, enforcement, and litigation involving banks, asset management firms, and other financial services organizations.