NHL concussion lawsuit News

NHL Enters Mediation in Concussion Lawsuit

NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman downplayed the significance of entering mediation with former players in a bid to settle a concussion lawsuit, saying Tuesday the league is simply following a judge’s order. “The judge asked us to go into mediation and …

Turner, Lead NFL Concussion Suit Plaintiff, Had CTE

Dozens of times since beginning their work on the brains of former football players, boxers and military members who suffered repeated blows to the head, researchers have announced their findings with slides of damaged tissue, strong words about the danger …

Minnesota Federal Judge Rules Concussion Suit Against NHL Can Proceed

A U.S. District judge in Minnesota this week refused to dismiss a lawsuit filed by ex-players accusing the National Hockey League of failing to protect them from head injuries and withholding information about the long-term effect of concussions. The class …