Daniel P. Tighe Quoted in Boston Bar Association Newsletter on ‘Deflategate’ Decision

Our partner Daniel Tighe was quoted in the Boston Bar Association’s newsletter answering the question, from a legal perspective, if Judge Berman made the right decision in vacating Tom Brady’s four game suspension.

“Absolutely. Courts defer to arbitrators, but they expect to see sensible and fair procedures. Here, the NFL and its lawyers made no attempt at being fair to Tom Brady. Judge Berman seemed to be rightly offended by it all and made the correct decision. If I had a team in a fantasy litigation league, I’d probably draft Judge Berman in the early rounds.”

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