ICYMI Advocacy for Fairness in Sports’ September newsletter for retired NFL players and families published yesterday.
Tag: Judge William Alsup
Permanent link to this article: https://advocacyforfairnessinsports.org/2019/09/04/judge-moves-goalpost-richard-dent-returns-to-the-ninth-circuit/
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A hearing is set for March 21, in which the NFL’s motion to dismiss the painkiller lawsuit filed by Hall of Famer, Richard Dent, will be argued before Judge William Alsup at the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California.
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Permanent link to this article: https://advocacyforfairnessinsports.org/2019/01/24/its-game-on-in-the-dent-painkiller-lawsuit-against-the-nfl/
Richard Dent’s lawsuit accusing the NFL of a callous return to play culture based on illicitly medicating players to hide their injuries and maximize profits is back in the District Court for the Northern District of California, and a colossal “chess match” is underway.
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July 22, 2017
@SheillaDingus In granting motion for summary judgment in favor of NFL Clubs San Diego/LA Chargers, Denver Broncos and Green Bay Packers, late Friday July 21, Judge Alsup has declared the only provisions available to players for recourse of injury are workers’ compensation and …
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June 23, 2017
@SheillaDingus A lawsuit that began with numerous accusations against all 32 NFL Clubs by 14 former players was whittled down to what Judge Alsup deemed “sufficiently pled” allegations against 14 teams by 9 players last month, but in accordance with Alsup’s interpretation of …
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