Dismissal Sought, Opposed In West Virginia Dispute Over Helmets, Concussions

(September 22, 2015, 11:42 AM EDT) -- CHARLESTON, W.Va. — A helmet manufacturer who has come under legal fire for touting the ability of its youth products to reduce the incidence of concussion moved Sept. 3 for dismissal of one such case currently pending in a West Virginia court (Midwestern Midget Football Club Inc. v. Riddell Inc., No. 15-244, S.D. W.Va.).

(Motion to dismiss available. Document #77-150923-018M. Memorandum in support available. Document #77-150923-017B. Opposition available. Document #77-150923-016M.)

According to defendant Riddell Inc., plaintiff Midwestern Midget Football Club Inc. has since conceded that the...
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