Former NHL Players In Concussion MDL Rebut Discovery Cost Shifting

Mealey's (June 30, 2016, 2:28 PM EDT) -- MINNEAPOLIS — Former professional hockey players say in a June 27 briefing to the judge overseeing the National Hockey League (NHL) concussion multidistrict litigation that an insurance company gathering documents for discovery has overestimated its burden (In re: National Hockey League Players Concussion Injury Litigation, MDL No. 14-2551, D. Minn.).

(Plaintiff’s response available. Document #77-160713-012B.)

The former players also tell U.S. Judge Susan Nelson of the District of Minnesota that Chubb Corp., the corporation that provides workers’ compensation insurance to teams in the NHL, is more...
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