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May 30

The Blitz 5/30/17-5/31/17

⚖️Litigation Lane: Ploetz vs. NCAA NCAA motion to transfer Ploetz CTE case out of Dallas – DENIED. Trial set for January. — Gene Egdorf (@GeneEgdorf) May 25, 2017 This will be the first football #CTE case to go to trial (1/22/18): Ploetz v. NCAA, Case No. DC-17-676 https://t.co/nzc55KyyfE — Daniel Wallach (@WALLACHLEGAL) May 29, 2017 …

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May 18

The Blitz 5/18/17

⚖️Litigation Lane: New Baylor Title IX Lawsuit: Pretty damning allegations in former Baylor volleyball player’s Title IX lawsuit against university pic.twitter.com/AGaaWK5n5j — Mark Schlabach (@Mark_Schlabach) May 17, 2017 Baylor hit with 7th Title IX lawsuit, plaintiff alleges gang rape by football players https://t.co/GluKECgWpF via @PhillipEricksen — Sheilla Dingus (@SheillaDingus) May 17, 2017 Baylor sued again …

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May 03

The Blitz 5/3/17

⚖️Litigation Lane: Aaron Hernandez How potential abatement could affect suits against late Hernandez. Insights on a complex topic via @McCannSportslaw https://t.co/puMxqMzNFv — Sheilla Dingus (@SheillaDingus) May 2, 2017 Prosecutors argue tossing Aaron Hernandez conviction would reward suicide https://t.co/yjhKIFzgKa — ProFootballTalk (@ProFootballTalk) May 2, 2017 The SUV at the center of the double murder trial of …

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Apr 28

The Blitz 4/28/2017 Weekend Edition

⚖️Litigation Lane: NFL Painkiller Lawsuit Update from today’s hearing in painkiller lawsuit: NFL Seeks To Trim Players Painkiller Class Action https://t.co/nBD2iO6IcN via @carabayles — Sheilla Dingus (@SheillaDingus) April 28, 2017 NFL Concussion settlement Ex-NFL Players’ Law Firm Asks For Cut Of Concussion Awards https://t.co/F0m2lkW1eM via @Law360 pic.twitter.com/e7hfYYgn5t — Sheilla Dingus (@SheillaDingus) April 26, 2017 Good …

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Apr 17

The Blitz 4/17/17 – Updated!

💉Painkiller Pandemonium & the Cannabis Conversation🌿 New filing in the NFL Clubs painkiller lawsuit A casual reading of the complaint would indicate players seek damages from concealment and masking of their injuries by way of imprudent use of painkillers, however . . . In a new painkiller lawsuit court filing #NFL clubs play a game …

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Apr 14

The Blitz 4/14/17

💐Steelers Owner Dan Rooney Dies: “Mean Joe Greene cried.” How the greatest Steeler of all remembered the soul of the team. By @EdBouchette https://t.co/HuiAuyC9WG pic.twitter.com/5QbWcAMGqc — Michael Sanserino (@msanserino) April 13, 2017 ⚖️Litigation Lane: Eli Manning Exclusive from @kajawhitehouse: new court documents show Eli Manning was in on Giants memorabilia scheme: https://t.co/IDTt0DGLHz — Daniel Wallach …

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Apr 07

The Blitz – Weekend Edition – 3/7/17

⚖️Litigation Lane NHL Concussion Injury Litigation How the #NHL #concussion lawsuit could threaten the future of the league https://t.co/VwPz4TT5qI via @DownGoesBrown — Sheilla Dingus (@SheillaDingus) April 6, 2017 Accord 2 NHL in its lawsuit’s latest, media is “hysterical” over concussions thanks to NFL. How about merely aware? https://t.co/ILstQ983sS — Jaime Mittens (@SportsLawBlonde) April 5, 2017 …

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Apr 05

The Blitz 4/5/17

⚖️Litigation Lane: NFL Concussion Settlement BREAKING#NFL #Concussion Settlement Judge Brody has issued an order to send liens/ attny fee disputes to Magistrate Judge pic.twitter.com/Mhrp56AFwO — Sheilla Dingus (@SheillaDingus) April 4, 2017 PDF of Order: https://t.co/iemERSgPYp https://t.co/YQVnFRJJty — Sheilla Dingus (@SheillaDingus) April 4, 2017 Standard practice in post-judgment attorney fee disputes. Will likely lead to quicker …

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Apr 03

The Blitz 4/3/17

⚖️Litigation Lane: 💉Painkiller Pandemonium: I didn’t have time to get an article out but you can catch up on the latest in the NFL painkiller lawsuit through these tweets and the linked documents. #NFL Clubs file motion to dismiss SAC in painkiller lawsuit. PDF: https://t.co/8DXf4KuDjj — Sheilla Dingus (@SheillaDingus) April 1, 2017 #NFL clubs claim …

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Mar 31

The Blitz Weekend Edition 3/31/17

⚖️Litigation Lane: NHL Concussion Injury Litigation NHL Docs Unsealed In Concussion Litigation – Law360 1/2 https://t.co/ckbsMldBWU pic.twitter.com/P4e2hj0wzm — Sheilla Dingus (@SheillaDingus) March 31, 2017 NHL Docs Unsealed In Concussion Litigation – Law360 2/2 https://t.co/BySRDMPH4S pic.twitter.com/J2tr7U5gli — Sheilla Dingus (@SheillaDingus) March 31, 2017 GM meeting records describe NHLPA’s Glenn Healy telling NHL execs players who wanted …

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