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McLellan, Gaither, McCurrach and Feldstein Author Article on Wearable Devices in Pro Sports

Articles / October 16, 2019

Partners Melinda McLellan and Ron Gaither and Associates Elizabeth McCurrach and Robyn Feldstein authored an article published in the Fall 2019 issue of the ABA’s Entertainment and Sports Lawyer publication. The article, “Wearables in Sports: Who Are You Betting On?,” discusses the use of wearable technology by professional athletes to gain a competitive edge, better understand their performance and prevent injury. The authors note that there is no uniformity in the use of wearables in pro sports and there is concern over privacy and protection of the potentially sensitive personal data collected by these devices.

Read the article (page 3).