Global Sports in the Pandemic: Contaminations, Testing and the Olympics

Thursday, March 11, 2021 - All Day Event

UNH Franklin Pierce School of Law

On Thursday March 11, from 11:30 am to 1 pm, the UNH Franklin Pierce School of Law Sports and Entertainment Law Society and the Sports and Entertainment Law Institute will host a symposium that examines two crucial and interrelated topics in sports law: the role of contaminants and testing, and the playing of the Olympics during the pandemic. The event is open to those who register and will be streamed through Zoom at


Paul Greene, Founder of Global Sports Advocates and UNH Franklin Pierce Adjunct Professor of International and Comparative Sports Law

Sonja Keating, Executive Vice President and General Counsel of the U.S. Equestrian Foundation

Michael McCann, Director of the UNH Franklin Pierce Sports and Entertainment Law Institute and Sportico Legal Analyst and Senior Writer

Patricia Morris, Law Offices of Patricia Morris and UNH Law Adjunct Professor of Animal Law at UNH Franklin Pierce

Jeff Novitzky, Vice President of Athlete Health and Performance for the UFC

Norman Wain, General Counsel and Chief of Business Affairs for USA Track and Field

Kacie Wallace, athlete ombudsman for U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Committe