~ A Mediator's Musings ~

May 21, 2012 ~ Ryan Braun, MLB and Drugs: The Aftermath

We interrupt our program on the NFL concussions and bounties to bring you this “breaking news.”

The Ryan Braun case that we wrote about on March 6 may have had at least one somewhat surprising result. MLB has now terminated the services of the arbitrator,  (more…)

May 9, 2012 ~ W[h]ither the NFL and the Future of Football?
A Mediator’s Thoughts

The National Football League is always in the news.That’s what you’d expect of the sport that is generally viewed as our most popular. And usually the publicity is good, at least as far as the NFL and its players are concerned—yes, we’ve seen labor conflicts, but they get settled; attendance and ticket prices rise; TV contracts (more…)