Tag: NFL Concussion Settlement

The Blitz 6/15/17

The Blitz

⚖️Litigation Lane: NFL Concussion Settlement #AsExpected Judge Brody issued an order today granting Quasi Judicial Immunity to concussion settlement adminishttps://t.co/QfBccKvvRO pic.twitter.com/UpnmAG5Tu3 — Sheilla Dingus (@SheillaDingus) June 14, 2017 Judge grants immunity to special masters administering #NFL concussion settlement, via @Law360 https://t.co/t7hxzQd6MX — Daniel Wallach (@WALLACHLEGAL) June 14, 2017 Order PDF:https://t.co/QfBccKN7go Motion requesting order PDF: https://t.co/xjGcOBoxfx …

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The Blitz – Memorial Day Weekend Edition

Happy Memorial Day

⚖️Litigation Lane: NFL Concussion Settlement Chris Seeger files for quasi-judicial immunity for all administrative entities in #NFL #concussion settlement https://t.co/xjGcOBoxfx pic.twitter.com/iIvyg4MUvt — Sheilla Dingus (@SheillaDingus) May 22, 2017 He mislead and decieved brain damaged NFL retirees. No immunity from anyone. https://t.co/LgUYN2SUfa — tombaugh (@tombaugh) May 23, 2017 NFL Concussion Litigation (Claims Against Riddell): Forward progress: …

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The Blitz 5/10/17

The Blitz

⚖️NFLPA Painkiller Grievance against NFL and 32 Member Clubs: I discovered this during my evening “docket dig” yesterday, and published my article in the wee hours of the morning. It was nice to see that a number of media outlets picked up on the story. My take on the #NFLPA painkiller grievance against the NFL …

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The Blitz 4/14/17

The Blitz

💐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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Feeding Frenzy Ensues as Lawyers Vie for Fees in NFL Concussion Settlement

Blood in the Water

Sheilla Dingus April 9, 2017 There’s blood in the water.  An uncapped class action settlement and $112.5 million in an attorney fee common benefit fund has many lawyers engaged in a feeding frenzy for their piece of the pie, leaving many retired NFL players and their families perplexed and distressed as to if they will …

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The Blitz – Weekend Edition – 3/7/17

The Blitz - Weekend Edition

⚖️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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The Blitz 4/5/17

The Blitz

⚖️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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