NFL Collective Bargaining Agreement

Article 16
Impartial Arbitrator

Section 5
Compensation of Impartial Arbitrator

The compensation to and costs of the Impartial Arbitrator in any proceeding brought pursuant to this Agreement shall be equally borne by the NFL and the NFLPA. In no event shall any party be liable for the attorneys’ fees or litigation costs incurred in any such proceeding by any other party.