Locks Law Snubbed In NFL Settlement Gatekeeper Role Bid

Law360 (April 18, 2018, 8:57 PM EDT) -- Locks Law Firm will not take over for players in the NFL concussion settlement, a Pennsylvania federal court ruled Wednesday, dealing a blow to the upstart firm and ensuring that Seeger Weiss LLP will retain its leadership role as the massive program enters a new phase.

U.S. District Judge Anita B. Brody wrote in a terse, two-page order that the decision on Lock Law’s contentious bid to be appointed administrative counsel was reached “after careful consideration.”

The judge said that she also looked at the strenuous objections to the motion filed by co-lead class counsel Seeger Weiss and the National Football...

Stay ahead of the curve

In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.


  • Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
  • Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
  • Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!

TRY LAW360 FREE FOR SEVEN DAYS