Athletic Commissions exist for one core purpose, the protection of the fighters that they regulate. It is not unprecedented for Athletic Commissions to be successfully sued for damages where they negligently fail to fulfill their duties. Appreciating this, can a lawsuit succeed against an athletic commission by a fighter who suffers CTE due to too many … More What Boxing and MMA’s CTE/Concussion Lawsuit May Look Like
C.T.E. (chronic traumatic encephalopathy) is a progressive degenerative disease which is linked to combat and other contact sports such as hockey and football. When an athlete experiences too many concussive or sub concussive shots over the course of a career they are at risk of developing CTE which can have profound consequences later in life. … More How Much Head Trauma is Too Much in a Combat Sports Career?