3rd Circ. Puts An End To Objections In NFL Concussion Deal

Law360, New York (April 18, 2016, 10:36 PM EDT) -- The Third Circuit on Monday backed an uncapped settlement between the NFL and a class of retired football players over concussions and head injuries over protests from the class, in what attorneys say likely puts an end to the objections and could help the NFL avoid even further scrutiny over its handling of head injuries.

In an opinion joined by all three judges on the panel, the Third Circuit said the district court properly certified the proposed class of potentially over 20,000 retired football players who...
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Case Title

In re: NFL Players Concussion


Case Number

15-2206

Court

Appellate - 3rd Circuit

Nature of Suit

4360 Other Personal Injury

Date Filed

May 15, 2015


Case Title

In re: NFL Players Concussion


Case Number

15-2217

Court

Appellate - 3rd Circuit

Nature of Suit

4360 Other Personal Injury

Date Filed

May 15, 2015


Case Title

In re: NFL Players Concussion


Case Number

15-2230

Court

Appellate - 3rd Circuit

Nature of Suit

4360 Other Personal Injury

Date Filed

May 19, 2015


Case Title

In re: NFL Players Concussion


Case Number

15-2234

Court

Appellate - 3rd Circuit

Nature of Suit

4360 Other Personal Injury

Date Filed

May 19, 2015


Case Title

In re: NFL Players Concussion


Case Number

15-2272

Court

Appellate - 3rd Circuit

Nature of Suit

4360 Other Personal Injury

Date Filed

May 22, 2015


Case Title

In re: NFL Players Concussion


Case Number

15-2273

Court

Appellate - 3rd Circuit

Nature of Suit

4360 Other Personal Injury

Date Filed

May 22, 2015


Case Title

In Re: NFL Players Concussion


Case Number

15-2294

Court

Appellate - 3rd Circuit

Nature of Suit

4360 Other Personal Injury

Date Filed

May 26, 2015


Case Title

In re: NFL Players Concussion


Case Number

15-2290

Court

Appellate - 3rd Circuit

Nature of Suit

4360 Other Personal Injury

Date Filed

May 27, 2015


Case Title

In re: NFL Players Concussion


Case Number

15-2291

Court

Appellate - 3rd Circuit

Nature of Suit

4360 Other Personal Injury

Date Filed

May 27, 2015


Case Title

In re: NFL Players Concussion


Case Number

15-2292

Court

Appellate - 3rd Circuit

Nature of Suit

4360 Other Personal Injury

Date Filed

May 27, 2015


Case Title

In re: NFL Players Concussion


Case Number

15-2304

Court

Appellate - 3rd Circuit

Nature of Suit

4360 Other Personal Injury

Date Filed

May 27, 2015


Case Title

In re: NFL Players Concussion


Case Number

15-2305

Court

Appellate - 3rd Circuit

Nature of Suit

4360 Other Personal Injury

Date Filed

May 27, 2015

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