Overview: The Peterson v. Kennedy case study in this weekâ€™s instructional resources summarizes the injury grievance of James Peterson, an NFL player for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the mid- to late 1970s. The case, which involved terms in the playerâ€™s contract regarding physical injury, was heard in the United States Court of Appeals in 1985. Download the document and focus specifically on the areas highlighted in yellow on pages 4 through 6.
Once you have a thorough understanding of the case, respond to the following questions:
1. What are the ethical duties that the union owes to its members?
2. What actions should the union take on Petersonâ€™s behalf?
Guidelines for Submission: Responses to these questions should demonstrate critical thinking on the subject matter and include resources to support your conclusions. Your submission should be up to 1 page in length and does not need to follow APA formatting.