Sports Law

NY State Woefully Undervalues the Damages From MMA

New York State is requiring $1M of insurance for life-altering brain injuries resulting from mixed martial arts (MMA), which previously had been banned in New York. The bad news is that this amount is woefully inadequate to cover the true costs of life-altering brain injuries. Ron Katz, Senior Counsel in Manatt's Entertainment, Sports and Media Litigation Group, comments on the situation in forbes.com:

http://www.forbes.com/sites/rkatz/2016/07/21/ny-state-values-mma-fighters-brains-at-20000year/#170486757db3

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