Stephen W. Kidder, M. Patrick Moore, and Ryan P. McManus are representing the Major League Baseball Players Association, National Hockey League Players Association and National Football League Players Association in a lawsuit challenging Pittsburgh’s income tax on professional athletes. Hemenway & Barnes has successfully challenged the constitutionality of similar taxes in Ohio and Tennessee.
Steve Kidder has been widely quoted in the press regarding the lawsuit, including the following articles:
“Pair of Attorneys Seek ‘Jock Tax’ Hat Trick in Pittsburgh Suit,” Big Law Business
“Pro athletes, players’ unions seek to halt Pittsburgh ‘jock tax',” Tribune-Review