Physics, Engineering Profs Ask To File Amicus In Deflategate

Law360, New York (May 24, 2016, 5:38 PM EDT) -- A group of physics and engineering professors asked the Second Circuit on Tuesday to let them file an amicus brief in New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady’s appeal of a decision upholding his four-game suspension over the Deflategate scandal, saying it’s in the interest of science.

The 21 professors, who teach at universities including the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Stanford University and Boston College among others, filed an unopposed motion for leave to file the brief, arguing that NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell’s decision to suspend Brady was...
To view the full article, register now.

Documents

Related

Sections

Case Information

Case Title

National Football League Manag v. National Football League Playe


Case Number

15-2801

Court

Appellate - 2nd Circuit

Nature of Suit

3720 LABOR LAWS-Labor/Mgmt Relation

Date Filed

September 3, 2015


Case Title

National Football League Manag v. National Football League Playe


Case Number

15-3228

Court

Appellate - 2nd Circuit

Nature of Suit

3720 LABOR LAWS-Labor/Mgmt Relation

Date Filed

October 14, 2015

Law Firms

Companies

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.