Ex-NCAA Players Seek To Ward Off Concussion Suit Intrusion

Law360, New York (September 18, 2013, 7:03 PM EDT) -- Three former NCAA football players suing the organization over its handling of concussions urged a Tennessee federal court on Monday to refuse to allow plaintiffs in a similar proposed class action to intervene in their lawsuit, contending there are key differences between the two actions.

Former University of Tennessee defensive end Chris Walker and two other ex-players launched a proposed class action against the NCAA on Sept. 3, claiming it knew or should have known about the risks posed by concussions but failed to warn athletes...
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