NHL Seeks To Compel Medical Examinations Of Former Players
Mealey's (March 3, 2016, 1:43 PM EST) -- MINNEAPOLIS—The National Hockey League (NHL) on Feb. 29 sought to compel medical examinations of former professional hockey players involved in the concussion injury multidistrict litigation within the next 60 days, saying that it is entitled to confirm the existence of their alleged symptoms (In re: National Hockey League Players Concussion Injury Litigation, MDL No. 14-2551, D. Minn.).
(Memorandum available. Document #77-160309-013M.)
The NHL says in its filing in the U.S. District Court for the District of Minnesota that good cause exists to compel the examinations because...