Often times I write about examples in professional sports of day-to-day employment issues. Athletes, their teams, and their leagues are no different than typical employees/employers in their actions and an athlete’s conduct is magnified by the ever looming sports media. To compound the situation, the employees (athletes) are highly paid, very young, and often have


Advice is aplenty for business owners on what should comprise their social media policy.  The universal comment is the policy should be tailored to the particular business and there is no one-size-fits-all policy. 

Professional sports leagues are not any different.  Last year the NFL set forth its social media policy in a league memo