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Backstory on NFL Concussion Settlement Funding Issues and Third Circuit Reversal

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Third Circuit Vacates NFL Settlement Funding Prohibition

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Third Circuit Opinion Mostly Vacates Settlement Funding Prohibition

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On Friday the Third Circuit Court of Appeals delivered a precedential ruling regarding a district courts authority over third-party settlement funders.   As a result of the ruling, many NFL settlement class members will once again find themselves on the hook for advances on their settlement awards.

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