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NCAA Concussion Deal Delayed 5th Time Over Notice Issues

Law360, Chicago (March 8, 2018, 4:38 PM EST) -- An Illinois federal judge pushed back the final approval hearing for a settlement in the multidistrict litigation over concussions against the NCAA for a fifth time Thursday after the class administrator said it had inadvertently failed to notify almost 75,000 players.

U.S. District Judge John Z. Lee granted a joint motion to delay the final approval hearing in a settlement over concussions in college athletes, the latest hold-up for a deal that initially received Judge Lee's OK in July 2016. The final approval hearing for the...
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