3rd Circuit Denies NFL Settlement Objectors’ Motion For Rehearing En Banc
(June 2, 2016, 2:15 PM EDT) -- PHILADELPHIA — The Third Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals on June 1 denied a motion for rehearing en banc filed by a group of former National Football League players who objected to a settlement between the league and its players in the NFL multidistrict concussion litigation (In re: NFL Players Concussion Injury Litigation, Nos. 15-2234, et al., 3rd Cir.).
(Order available. Document #77-160608-009R.)
The objectors said in their April 28 their motion for rehearing en banc that the Third Circuit panel’s April 20 decision affirming the...