SABR member and FIU Professor of Law Howard M. Wasserman will be presenting his book, Infield Fly Rule Is In Effect: The History and Strategy of Baseball's Most (In)Famous Rule, and invites all baseball fans to join him:
Date: Sunday, June 23, 2019
Time: 4:00 p.m.
Location: Books and Books, 265 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables, Florida
Howard M. Wasserman joined the FIU College of Law faculty in 2003. Professor Wasserman teaches civil procedure, evidence, federal courts, civil rights, and First Amendment; he writes about civil rights litigation, sports rules, and the freedom of speech, including the speech rights of fans and athletes. He is also the author of Understanding Civil Rights Litigation (Carolina Academic Press 2018). Professor Wasserman graduated magna cum laude from Northwestern University School of Law, where he was an associate articles editor of the Law Review and was named to the Order of the Coif. Following law school, he clerked for Chief Judge James T. Giles of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania and Judge Jane R. Roth of the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit. He has been a visiting professor at Saint Louis University School of Law and Florida State University College of Law. Professor Wasserman is a loyal Chicago Cubs fan.