MDL Judge Preliminarily Approves Settlement Between NCAA And Student-Athletes
Mealey's (July 19, 2016, 10:49 AM EDT) -- CHICAGO — The judge overseeing the National Collegiate Athletic Association student-athlete concussion injury multidistrict litigation on July 15 granted preliminary approval to the latest incarnation of a settlement between the parties and conditionally certified a settlement class and two subclasses (In Re: National Collegiate Athletic Association Student-Athlete Concussion Injury Litigation, MDL No. 2492, No. 13-cv-9116, N.D. Ill.).
(Opinion and order available. Document #77-160727-005Z. Preliminary approval order available. Document #77-160727-006R.)
U.S. Judge John Z. Lee of the Northern District of Illinois originally granted preliminary approval of the...