Partner Jon Israel was quoted in a Sports Business Journal article, “Force Majeure Related To Attendance A Key Sticking Point On MLS Talks,” about Major League Soccer’s insertion of a force majeure clause related to team attendance in negotiations with the players association to resume play in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.
Israel, co-chair of Foley’s sports industry team, said the proposal is part of the “push and pull” of labor-management relations between the two sides. “The threat of a lockout may just move the players to say, ‘Hey, let’s get this deal done so we can play,’” he said.
01 March 2024 In the News
Louis Lehot Speaks on 2024 Venture Capital Trends at the FOA Global Impact Forum
Foley & Lardner LLP partner Louis Lehot moderated a panel on February 29, 2024, at the Family Office Association (FOA) Global Impact Forum in Fort Lauderdale, FL.
29 February 2024 In the News
Mark Neuberger Discusses Nuances of Employment Classification Tests
Foley & Lardner LLP of counsel Mark Neuberger is quoted in the Law360 article, “Classification Tests Don't Grasp Freelance, Gig Work Nuances,” offering insight on the persistent challenges of delimiting employee classification tests.
28 February 2024 In the News
Roger Strode Offers Insight on Outpatient Care Growth
Foley & Lardner LLP partner Roger Strode is quoted in the Modern Healthcare article, “Outpatient care leads to building boom,” offering insight on health care providers bulking up their outpatient offerings.