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2013 Loyola (Los Angeles) Sports Law Symposium

What: Loyola Sports Law Symposium - Current Developments in Player Health and Safety

When: Saturday, April 6, 2013

Where: Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, 919 Albany Street, Los Angeles, California 90015

Schedule

8:30 – 9:00 a.m.: Registration and Continental Breakfast, The Girardi Advocacy Center

9:00 – 9:05 a.m.: Welcome, Robinson Courtroom, The Girardi Advocacy Center

  • Daniel E. Lazaroff, Leonard Cohen Professor of Law and Economics and Director of Loyola Sports Law Institute at Loyola Law School

9:05 – 11:05 a.m. PANEL I: DRUGS, DOPING AND DRUG TESTING

  • Adolpho A. Birch III, Senior Vice President of Law & Labor Policy, National Football League
  • Anthony Butch, Ph.D., Director, UCLA Olympic Analytical Laboratory and Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
  • Matthew Fedoruk, Ph.D., Science Director, United States Anti-Doping Agency
  • Onye Ikwuakor, Legal Affairs Director, United States Anti-Doping Agency
  • Maidie E. Oliveau, Counsel, Arent Fox LLP and Arbitrator, Court of Arbitration for Sport

MODERATOR: Professor Daniel E. Lazaroff

BREAK: 11:05 – 11:15 a.m.

11:15 a.m. – 1:15 p.m. PANEL II: CONCUSSIONS AND HEAD TRAUMA

  • Modesto (“Doc”) Diaz, Managing Partner, Leviton Diaz and Ginocchio, Workers’ Compensation Attorney
  • Thomas V. Girardi ‘64, Founding Partner, Girardi |Keese and Member, Trial Lawyer Hall of Fame
  • Joseph M. Miller, Counsel, Seyfarth Shaw LLP, Former Chair, Workers’ Compensation Appeals Board
  • Tony L. Strickland, M.S., Ph.D., FNAN, FACPN, Chairman & CEO, Sports Concussion Institute and Associate Clinical Professor of Neurology, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA

MODERATOR: Professor Daniel E. Lazaroff

LUNCH: 1:30 – 3:00 p.m. Burns Lounge, Fritz B. Burns Academic Center

Keynote Speaker: Ryan Nece, B.A., former UCLA and National Football League Linebacker and Pac-12 Network Analyst

3:00 – 4:30 p.m. PANEL III: 3…2…1—LOOKING INTO THE LAUNCH OF FOX SPORTS 1, Hosted by UCLA Sports Law FederationRobinson Courtroom, The Girardi Advocacy Center

  • Robert Hacker, VP of Business and Legal Affairs, Fox Sports
  • Tina M. Pompey, VP of Intellectual Property, Fox Legal