Sports Law

WADA Assessed Credibility of NY Times Informant As Lacking

A May 13, 2016, New York Times article blew the whistle on alleged Russian state-sponsored doping. The article did not mention, however, that the World Anti-Doping Agency had found that the main informant relied on by the Times lacked credibility. Ron Katz, senior counsel in Manatt's entertainment, sports and media litigation practice group, comments on the situation in Forbes.com:

http://www.forbes.com/sites/rkatz/2016/09/08/ny-times-leaves-out-crucial-credibility-finding-in-its-front-page-article-on-russian-doping/#5be116f85b91