Case in Point Show: U of M vs. J. Robinson: An Employment Law Perspective

The worlds of sports and law often collide, and the results can be both highly entertaining and extremely educational. “Case in Point” features Lommen Abdo attorney Jeff O’Brien and Dave Harrigan from 1500 ESPN Twin Cities’ Mackey & Judd Show, discussing the latest legal issues affecting the sports world in Minnesota and beyond and the impact those issues have on fans.

On this episode of Case in Point, Dave and Jeff are joined by Stacey DeKalb and talk about the J. Robinson debacle and contract dispute with the University of Minnesota, what the language in his contract means, why they are at an impasse in regard to his termination/buyout, and the practical takeaways for anyone, employer or employee, when it comes to contracts and employment law.