Youth Players And Soccer Organizations Reach Concussion Protocol Settlement
(November 12, 2015, 10:19 AM EST) -- SAN FRANCISCO — A California federal judge on Nov. 9 issued an order granting dismissal of a case filed by youth soccer players against various soccer organizations after the parties reached a settlement that will provide stricter guidelines and requirements related to concussions, including new return-to-play protocol (Rachel Mehr, et al. v. Federation Internationale De Football Association, et al., No. 14-3879, N.D. Calif.).
(Order available. Document #77-151125-002R.)
On Aug. 27, 2014, Rachel Mehr and others, all youth soccer players, filed a proposed class action...