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San Francisco Giants Outfielder’s Concussion Lawsuit Raises Legal Questions About Stadium Liability – Again

By Eugene Egdorf, Senior Counsel, Shrader Associates On April 24, 2018 San Francisco Giants’ outfielder Mac Williamson found himself tracking down a routine fly ball that was moving toward foul territory. Unfortunately for Williamson, he lost his balance, tripped over the bullpen mound, and crashed headfirst into the outfield wall. Williamson suffered serious concussion symptoms.…
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Concussion Webinar on December 1 Examines a ‘New Understanding’ about CTE

The litigation may have slowed when it comes to concussions. But certainly not the debate about chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE). Just a couple years ago, those who questioned the threat of CTE in contact sports were considered to be in denial. That has changed, however, thanks to a better understanding in the medical community and…
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Seven Stories to Read in the November Issue of Concussion Litigation Reporter

The latest issue of Concussion Litigation Reporter includes seven articles. Check out the Table of Contents below: November 2020, Vol. 9, No. 5 Timely reporting on developments and legal strategies at the intersection of sports and concussions—articles that benefit practicing attorneys who may be pursuing a claim or defending a client. Articles Concussion Litigation Roundup…
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