Discusses Mass Tort and Liability Issues Related to Sporting Events
October 05, 2018
ROGERS – Attorney Stuart Miller addressed the Pulaski County Bar Association in Fayetteville today on recent key updates concerning mass tort and liability issues that can occur at, or on the way to, a sports game.
Miller’s presentation, entitled “Beating the ‘Tide’ of Liability on Game Day,” explored the liability one exposes themselves to when attending a sporting event. His discussion took a high-level view of incidents that could result in potential criminal or civil liability for the fan. Circumstances discussed include: premises liability; slipping and falling; recreational use of property; alcohol related issues; ticket scalping; counterfeiting merchandise; university rules; immunity; and more.
Miller is a distinguished trial lawyer with extensive experience defending catastrophic injury suits, professional liability claims and suits for wrongful death. His practice focuses on complex high-stakes commercial litigation, defense of class actions and catastrophic personal injury and wrongful death defense. In addition, Miller has an established practice in areas involving insurance coverage matters and bad faith claims. His clients represent a wide spectrum of business and industries, from Fortune 100 companies to privately owned businesses, for which he has tried numerous cases involving professional liability, product liability, transportation and premises liability claims.
About Pulaski County Bar Association
The Pulaski County Bar Association’s mission is to promote professionalism, education and service among members of the bench and bar to advance the cause of justice in the community.
About Mitchell Williams
Mitchell, Williams, Selig, Gates & Woodyard, P.L.L.C. is a 92-attorney corporate law firm that provides strategic and comprehensive legal services to help clients achieve their goals. Established in 1954, the firm has offices in Little Rock, Rogers and Jonesboro, Arkansas and Austin, Texas. For more information, visit MitchellWilliamsLaw.com.