NFL Concussion Settlement

02/26/2014

NFL Concussion Settlement Challenged

NFL Concussion Settlement Challenged

Following Federal Judge Anita Brody's decision to hold off on final approval of the $764M NFL concussion settlement, concerns from players and their lawyers continue to mount about the settlement. Will the $764M Settlement be Enough to Cover All Injured Players?  Judge Brody decided not to approve the settlement after expressing her concerns that the settlement amount may not be enough to adequately pay the thousands of retired NFL players who sued the league. Both sides have been requested to supply her... Read More
02/10/2014

NFL Concussion Lawsuit Settlement

NFL Concussion Lawsuit Settlement

Attorney William Audet is now offering free case reviews to former NFL players with questions concerning pending multidistrict litigation against the National Football League for injuries related to concussions and/or head trauma. In August 2013, attorneys representing a class of approximately 4,500 former NFL players and their families negotiated a settlement with the NFL for a total amount of $765 million to be allocated as follows: • $657 million to players exhibiting specified cognitive injuries shown to have resulted from concussions and/or... Read More