Ex-NFLers Oppose Fees From Concussion Settlement

Law360, New York (March 28, 2017, 6:07 PM EDT) -- Nearly 200 former NFL players and their families seeking recovery from an uncapped NFL concussion settlement on Monday objected to a 5 percent set-aside sought from their potential awards by the lead class attorneys from Seeger Weiss LLP and Anapol Weiss, arguing that such an amount is not appropriate at this time.

The lead firms handling the settlement, Seeger Weiss and Anapol Weiss, filed their petition for attorneys’ fees earlier this month seeking $112.5 million in fees for common benefit work, in addition to requesting the...
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Case Title

MDL-2323 IN RE: NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE PLAYERS' CONCUSSION INJURY LITIGATION


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2:12-md-02323

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Pennsylvania Eastern

Nature of Suit

P.I.: Other

Judge

ANITA B. BRODY

Date Filed

January 31, 2012


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IN RE: National Football League Players' Concussion Injury Litigation


Case Number

2323

Court

Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation

Nature of Suit

Judge

Anita B. Brody

Date Filed

November 15, 2011

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