Category Archive: NFL Concussion Settlement

Nov 12

First Look at the Tentative NHL Concussion Settlement

This is going to take two installments.  Here’s the first one. Also on today’s docket–Derek Helling revisits an 1857 Supreme Court decision. In response to yet another useless, tweet of BAP statistics, Sheilla wrote an open letter to Chris Seeger as shown below:

Permanent link to this article: http://advocacyforfairnessinsports.org/2018/11/12/first-look-at-the-tentative-nhl-concussion-settlement/

Nov 09

The NFL’s going nuclear in their latest appeal to the court

Permanent link to this article: http://advocacyforfairnessinsports.org/2018/11/09/the-nfls-going-nuclear-in-their-latest-appeal-to-the-court/

Nov 04

The NFL has its “hit men” on the attack to kill Alzheimer’s and dementia claims.

Also….The NFL is using sleep apnea to deny claims and requiring proof of CPAP usage.  Learn how to protect yourself in our guest post by Dr. John Flucke.

Permanent link to this article: http://advocacyforfairnessinsports.org/2018/11/04/nfl-hit-men/

Oct 24

Rumors

I‘m uncertain of the source, but I was forwarded something that I’ve been told is making its way around the retired NFL community.  While there are grains of truth in the message, there are also exaggerations coupled with some really bad advice. The only purpose in this that I can see is to sow discord …

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Permanent link to this article: http://advocacyforfairnessinsports.org/2018/10/24/rumors/

Oct 18

#EXCLUSIVE – NFL Concussion Special Master Issues Favorable Ruling on Generally Consistent Standard

UPDATE: A new article goes just a bit deeper and explains the history and significance of this ruling. Advocacy for Fairness in Sports has obtained a non-public ruling just issued by Special Master Pritchett on the settlement’s “generally consistent” standard.  Click on the tweet to expand the thread and read the entire ruling. #BREAKING #EXCLUSIVE …

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Permanent link to this article: http://advocacyforfairnessinsports.org/2018/10/18/exclusive-nfl-concussion-special-master-issues-favorable-ruling-on-generally-consistent-standard/

Oct 12

Unpublished Concussion Settlement Special Masters Order Shields Players from Latest NFL Ambush

NOTE: This ruling governs the denial of the NFL’s request for mandatory AAP review of appealed claims.  A breakdown of their ruling on the “generally consistent” standard can be found here.

Permanent link to this article: http://advocacyforfairnessinsports.org/2018/10/12/unpublished-concussion-settlement-special-masters-order-shields-players-from-latest-nfl-ambush/

Sep 29

Concussion Settlement Opt-Outs are Reaching Settlements with the NFL

The original article begins with a question, however a new filing further indicates the answer, is “YES.”

Permanent link to this article: http://advocacyforfairnessinsports.org/2018/09/29/concussion-settlement-opt-outs-are-reaching-settlements-with-the-nfl/

Sep 17

NFL Attempts to Sabotage Concussion Settlement Claims; Attorneys Respond

Permanent link to this article: http://advocacyforfairnessinsports.org/2018/09/17/nfl-attempts-to-sabotage-concussion-settlement-claims-attorneys-respond/

Sep 14

Judge Brody Approves Fraud Investigator for Concussion Settlement

Permanent link to this article: http://advocacyforfairnessinsports.org/2018/09/14/judge-brody-approves-fraud-investigator-for-concussion-settlement/

Sep 05

Newly acquired documents reveal NFL Scheme

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