Class Seeks Medical Monitoring In NCAA Concussion Suit

Law360, New York (July 22, 2013, 7:47 PM EDT) -- In moving for class certification on Friday, a group of former college athletes suing the NCAA over its handling of concussions asked an Illinois federal court to require the organization to pay for the monitoring of class members' brain health.

The plaintiffs — two former football players, a former men's hockey player and a former women's soccer player — seek the certification of two classes: a medical monitoring class and a so-called core issues class. They claim the NCAA has breached its duty to protect athletes'...
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