Tag: NFL

Pressures, Opportunities, and Rationalizations: Why Financial Advisors Defraud Pro Athletes.

Keven Garnett defrauded

Far too often, a million-dollar fraud against a pro athlete will occur, and the chorus of responses from those in the sports industry follows a similar theme for athletes to “trust their team” of advisors.

This is the wrong response for a number of reasons. Do these industry folk really think that the athlete didn’t fully trust his advisor in the first place? They blindly trusted this advisor, giving the fraudster the opportunity to steal their money …

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Repeat audits prompt attorney to question CA’s perception of reality

Orran Brown Because I said so

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With the Kap/Reid Settlement it’s not either/or

Kaepernick Reid Settlement Social Justice

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Attorney Questions NFL Settlement Administrator’s Perception of Reality

NFL Concussion Settlement Orran Brown

In the high-stakes volleys and counter volleys to determine whether or not NFL Concussion Settlement claims can be audited multiple times, both Claims Administrator Orran Brown, and Pat Tighe of X1 Law have submitted final briefs to the Court.

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Battle between the NFL and its Insurers is Heating Up

NFL-Insurers Battle Heating Up

After a slow period of docket activity, the NFL and its insurers are slugging it out in the Supreme Court of New York as the insurers seek to learn what the NFL knew regarding concussions and brain injury and degree of related deception to players and themselves.

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Battle of the Titans – NFL v Insurers

under seal

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Break your arm and get sued. The strange lawsuit against Patrick Chung

Patrick Chung lawsuit

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Audit! Orran Brown or Roger Goodell

Orran Brown or Roger Goodell?

Permanent link to this article: http://advocacyforfairnessinsports.org/2019/03/18/audit-orran-brown-or-roger-goodell/

The Strange Transformation of NFL Concussion Settlement Claims Administrator Orran Brown

Orran Brown or Roger Goodell?

Orran Brown’s 28-page response to Patrick J. Tighe of X-1 Law’s motion seeking court intervention for multiple audits of a single settlement claim is very instructive although possibly not in the way Mr. Brown intended.

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Orran Brown Defends NFL Concussion Settlement Audits

under audit

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