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Dec 17

The Blitz 12/17/17

Essential Sports & Sports Law News December 17, 2017 Week in Review 📖Read of the Week: Ex-NFL player Larry Johnson grapples with violent urges and memory loss. He thinks it’s CTE. https://t.co/HNxDXg5TEk — Washington Post (@washingtonpost) December 13, 2017 If you need a link that isn’t behind the paywall, CLICK HERE I truly and honestly …

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Jul 03

The Blitz June 26 – July 3, 2017

⚖️Litigation Lane: The Kombucha Defense and Fighting the NFL + an interesting review of a few other legal battles https://t.co/S77Fm5TQqY via @skolgirldn — Sheilla Dingus (@SheillaDingus) June 30, 2017 NFL Concussion Settlement Judge Brody issues order in #NFL #concussion settlement allowing opt-outs to proceed with Second Amended Complaint. pic.twitter.com/0G6wK47diC — Sheilla Dingus (@SheillaDingus) June 30, …

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Jun 15

The Blitz 6/15/17

⚖️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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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 23

The Blitz 5/23/17

⚖️Litigation Lane: Adrian Robinson Jr. wrongful CTE death lawsuit vs. NFL, Riddell I wrote about the tragic deception that led to 25 year old Adrian Robinson’s #CTE death, as exposed in a new lawsuithttps://t.co/K3o9sFXU92 — Sheilla Dingus (@SheillaDingus) May 22, 2017 A++ article from @LemireJoe highlights many details of concealment in Adrian Robinson #CTE death …

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May 20

The Blitz Weekend Edition 5/20/17

⚖️Litigation Lane: NFL Painkiller Lawsuits Excellent analysis of painkiller lawsuits via @ZachZagger Painkiller Battles Loom Over NFL Despite Early Success https://t.co/FFRt1uXfZC pic.twitter.com/ZxnchhubLz — Sheilla Dingus (@SheillaDingus) May 19, 2017 Adrian Robinson vs. NFL, Riddell If you’re interested in the depths of which the NFL will dive in order to promote its brand and increase profit …

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May 15

The Blitz 5/15/17

⚖️Litigation Lane: Art DeCarlo vs. NFL NFL files notice of appeal in Art DeCarlo concussion lawsuit. Focus of appeal is on statute of limitations issue. https://t.co/AFQFhYg4eI — Daniel Wallach (@WALLACHLEGAL) May 14, 2017 NFL’s pre-argument statement in Art DeCarlo appeal says lower court erred in applying discovery rule to toll SOL: https://t.co/pODblI6j6m — Daniel Wallach …

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May 12

The Blitz – Weekend Edition 5/12/17

🌺🌺In honor of Mother’s Day🌺🌺 “My Mom, My Hero” by David Nelson – NFL, retired More on David: “NFL forcing me to choose between football, nonprofit” Just came across @DavidNelson86‘s story https://t.co/coFpEwG9ma — Sheilla Dingus (@SheillaDingus) May 13, 2017 On the @PlayersTribune, @B_Ryan9 speaks from the heart about his mother's life and death. https://t.co/tuHB3SaWNA — …

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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 22

The Blitz – Weekend Edition – 4/22/17

💡Concussion Discussion: 3 active & 100+ former NFL players pledged brains to science. No active & 5 retired NHLers have done so. “We are focusing on hockey now.” https://t.co/GgLJAjN6qu — Rick Westhead (@rwesthead) April 21, 2017 From @rwesthead: Boston University researcher says she’s diagnosed CTE in the brains of four former junior players https://t.co/GQmm2YsA3Q pic.twitter.com/nHlVeTtR1S …

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