Tim Epstein will be speaking in a sports law panel at the John Marshall Law School on April 23, 2014. The panelists will discuss current topics in sports and how they intersect with the law. Panelists will also talk about their individual paths to their current positions, as well as offer advice and suggestions on using your law license to start a career in the sports industry.
Timothy Epstein, Chair of Duggan Bertsch's Sports Law practice group, was featured in a segment on WGN Radio's "Legally Speaking." The segment was hosted by Karen Conti and aired on Sunday, December 25 from 8 p.m. to 9 p.m.
During this segment, Tim discussed significant issues and events that occurred in 2011 relating to sports law.
Tim Epstein will be a panelist at the 4th Annual Conference on Sports and Entertainment Law. Tim will give expert advice on critical issues in the fields of Sports and Entertainment Law. Presented by the Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law at Arizona State University, the conference will take place on November 9, 2013 from 9 am to 4 pm in Tempe, Arizona.
Timothy Epstein was named to the 2012 Illinois Super Lawyers Rising Stars® listing by Law & Politics magazine. While up to 5 percent of the lawyers in a state are named to Super Lawyers, no more than 2.5 percent are named to Rising Stars.
Chicago Daily Law Bulletin feature describes Tim Epstein’s work as general counsel for At Pluto Ltd., the producer of the Pitchfork Music Festival held in Chicago.
ESPN The Magazine published the article, “Now Playing: After a Highly Publicized Nine-Game Suspension, a Top Frosh Attraction is Finally on the Court,” by Elena Bergeron.
Timothy Liam Epstein, Chair of Duggan Bertsch's Sports Law & Litigation groups, was quoted in the February 2011 issue of the Chicago Lawyer magazine. In the article, "Niche: Midsize firms often offer outside-the-box practices," Timothy shares how his personal interest in disappointment law suits helped to shape his sports law practice and the misconceptions associated with attorneys involved with sports law.
Tim Epstein was interviewed for an article published by Forbes, "NFL Concussion Settlement Ends The Best Cases, But Not All Of Them." He gives his insight on the proposed settlement between the NFL and retired players and where he thinks the litigation will go next.
Tim Epstein will be one of several speakers to present the webinar, “NFL Concussion Litigation – The Science of Sport,” on Tuesday, January 8, 2013. Tim will discuss the legal issues surrounding the NFL’s current battle against former players who claim the league failed to provide information linking football-related head injuries to long-term health issues related to concussions. Topics covered during this session will include:
Timothy Liam Epstein, Chair of Duggan Bertsch's Sports Law practice group, recently received a lot of press from The New York Times.