"Baseball Mascots and the Law" discusses a variety of legal questions involving mascots, such as:
- Can a Dayton Dragons fan sue if she was distracted by a mascot’s performance when she was injured by a foul ball?
- Do the actions of an “unofficial mascot” tarnish the protected trademarks of the Chicago Cubs?
- Can a Pittsburgh Pirates mascot be fired for disparaging comments posted on social media?
- Does the arrest of protestors burning a Cleveland Indians mascot effigy violate free speech rights?
The entire article is available from the Kansas Law Review.