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Concussion Lawsuit Puts Focus on Tracking Concussed Athletes After They Leave the Playing Field and Engage in Other School Activities; Experts Weigh In

(Editor’s Note: What follows is an excerpt from an article that appeared in the March issue of Concussion Litigation Reporter) A high school football player in New York has sued Staten Island and its Education Department, claiming they failed to follow proper city and state protocols when the student participated in a gym class, before…
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NFL, NFLPA Announce New Policy to Enforce Concussion Protocol

The following press release was just issued by the NFL and NFLPA: Furthering their commitment to protecting the health and safety of NFL players, the NFL and NFLPA today announced an agreement to enforce the NFL Game Day Concussion Protocol and discipline clubs that violate it. Under the new policy, the NFL and NFLPA will…
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May 2016 Issue of Concussion Litigation Reporter is Live

The Table of Contents for the May 2016 issue of Concussion Litigation Reporter is available: The Limits of Fairness Ethics and Gender Equity in Football Former Jacksonville University Player Sues School, Trainer, and Others over Concussions With the Risk of Concussion, Athletes Should Consider a Lasting Power of Attorney Judge Grants Helmet Maker’s Motion to…
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