Hockey’s Puppy Mill: A former junior player takes the CHL to court
By Nicholas Hune-Brown at The Walrus, December 2015
The article provides some background information and explains some of the key issues in the litigation. Read the article here.
Nova Scotia amends Labour Standards Code to block hockey class action lawsuit
By Professor David Doorey at The Law of Work
Nova Scotia recently legislated to exclude “athletes…engaged in their athletic endeavour” from the provincial Labour Standard Code, after being lobbied by the CHL. This article provides a legal perspective on why that was a mistake. Read the article here.
Lawsuits Target Canadian Junior Hockey League System
New York Times, December, 2014
This article provides interesting background to the class action lawsuit. Read the article here.