Archive for December, 2010

Not Yet Clear Whether Connecticut Investigation of WWE Is Wide-Ranging and Significant

Published December 3rd, 2010, Uncategorized

Connecticut Labor Department attorney Heidi Lane and spokesman Paul Oates have talked me through some of the intricacies of state law with respect to the current reported state audit of World Wrestling Entertainment. I reemphasize that the department does not itself say that WWE is under investigation. That is my own independent conclusion, though a […]

Further Reading on WWE Wellness Policy, Concussions, Dr. Joseph Maroon, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

Published December 2nd, 2010, Uncategorized

The cover story in the current Pittsburgh City Paper on the World Wrestling Entertainment wellness policy is very poor, possibly the least informative and coherent article of that length yet published on this subject. Writer Charlie Deitch lays out the company line while omitting huge swaths of pertinent history – such as the elimination of […]