The NRL has been saddened today by the passing of Robert Culkin on Saturday morning.
NRL CEO Todd Greenberg says the NRL will continue to work with police to prevent crime figures infiltrating the game.
A "captain's challenge" will be trialled in the NRL for the first time in Round 26 of the 2016 Telstra Premiership.
Up to $2.5 million in prizemoney and incentives will be up for grabs in the NRL Finals Series which begins next week.
NRL Todd Greenberg said that the police warning to Andrew Fifita was another reminder to players and officials to be careful who they associate with.
The NRL Competition Committee was shown data which showed more than 10 hours of play will be saved as a result of the scrum clock and drop-out clock in 2016.
Leading businessman Dr Gary Weiss has been appointed to the Board of the Australian Rugby League Commission.
The NRL has teamed up with the Federal Government to support the Australian Apprenticeships Ambassadors program and celebrate the sixth National Skills Week.
South Sydney Captain Greg Inglis will skipper the Prime Minister's XIII in the traditional match against PNG on September 24 in Port Moresby.
The NRL has announced the finalists for the 2016 Ken Stephen Medal, recognising the efforts of players making a difference off the field.