Professor LeRoy on NFL Concussion Lawsuit

Tuesday, June 12, 2012

Last week, a lawsuit on behalf of thousands of former National Football League players who suffered concussions and other head trauma in their playing days was filed against the NFL, setting up a potentially costly case for the scandal-plagued sport. Labor and law expert Michael LeRoy was interviewed by the Illinois New Bureau about the NFL's potential liability.

In the interview, LeRoy said, "Even if the players have a financial motivation, the fact that there is more evidence of long-term harm caused by concussions is reason enough for players to consider litigation."

Read the entire Illinois News Bureau article