Ylati Sneakers online - Men Ylati Sneakers online Sneakers on United Kingdom - 11567935GC 0ea453

Ylati Sneakers online - Men Ylati Sneakers online Sneakers on  United Kingdom - 11567935GC 0ea453
Voile Blanche Sneakers - Men Voile Blanche Sneakers online on Canada - 11580847KE,
Men's / Women's Light Up Shoes Faux Leather Spring / Fall Light Up Shoes Red / Blue / Sparkling Glitter,

Ylati Sneakers online - Men Ylati Sneakers online Sneakers on United Kingdom - 11567935GC 0ea453

Published 19 April 2016 | Authored by: Ryan Lake

( Verba ) Loafers - Men ( Verba ) Loafers online on Australia - 11509153QT, This is first in a series of blogs by Ryan Lake. The blogs are intended to give an overview of some of the contemporary legal issues impacting the sport of ice hockey, with a strong focus on the National Hockey League (“NHL”). Readers are encouraged to leave comments and participate in debates around the topics raised.

This blog examines the difficult and concerning issue of player concussions, focusing on a review of the ongoing consolidated litigation by ex-players against the NHL relating to the long-term effects of concussion and Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (“CTE”).

 

Women's Latin Shoes / Salsa Shoes Sparkling Glitter Sandal Buckle Customized Heel Customizable Dance Shoes Silver / Blue / Gold / Leather,Men's Faux Leather Fall Comfort Athletic Shoes Basketball Shoes Black / Black / White / Black / Red,Andrea Morelli Sneakers - Men Andrea Morelli Sneakers online on Canada - 11483855EX,Faith - Black suedette 'Charing' mid stiletto heel pointed toe shoes,Filling Pieces Sneakers - Men Filling Pieces Sneakers online on Australia - 11565849VM,Men's Comfort Shoes PU(Polyurethane) Fall Sneakers Black / Gray / BlueCamper Pelotas Xl - Sneakers - Men Camper Sneakers online on United Kingdom - 11434910HE,Adidas Sneakers - Men Adidas Sneakers online on Australia - 11535841FGBuy / Sell - Men's Footwear Call It Spring - Erenania Sneakers - Black Synthetic Online Shoes Outlet,Vans Sneakers - Men Vans Sneakers online on Australia - 11574070CD,Bruno Bordese Sneakers - Men Bruno Bordese Sneakers online on Canada - 11577720PMPinko Sneakers - Women Pinko Sneakers online on Canada - 11318168OE,Men's Light Soles PU(Polyurethane) Fall Casual Sneakers Breathable Black / Gray / Red,Fashion / Popular Sperry Harbor View Women Smoked Pearl Online Shoes Outlet,Michel Simon Loafers - Men Michel Simon Loafers online on Canada - 11519417AG,Armata Di Mare Sneakers - Men Armata Di Mare Sneakers online on United Kingdom - 11565510DPLumberjack Sneakers - Men Lumberjack Sneakers online on United Kingdom - 11342463PT,Prada Loafers - Men Prada Loafers online on Canada - 11398659SH,Yeezy Boots - Men Yeezy Boots online on Australia - 11482595JD,Men's Faux Leather Spring / Summer Comfort Sneakers White / Black / Red,Womens - ASOS PRIMA DONNA Clear Block Heels Pink velvet 4 (UK) 3,4,4.5,5.5,6,Dune - Navy 'Finnick' flecked canvas espadrille shoes,Shop Women's Spring Step Neppie Clog Navy Roses Synthetic - - 13232848,Black FRED DE LA BRETONIERE Espadrilles 153010058,Mens - Reebok Instapump Fury Sneakers In Green BD1501 Green 7 (UK) 7,7.5,8.5,9,10,11,12,Lands' End - Blue slip-on boat shoes,Lerews Sneakers - Women Lerews Sneakers online on United Kingdom - 11054184UA,Head Over Heels by Dune - Black 'Amandi' kitten heel court shoes,Rombaut Sneakers - Women Rombaut Sneakers online on United Kingdom - 11306987SI,Women's Shoes PU(Polyurethane) Summer Comfort Sandals Flat Heel White / Black / Silver,

Concussion background

Dune - Black 'Tommen' elasticated colour pop trainer, The true extent of brain damage after suffering multiple concussions in sport was not scientifically discovered until the untimely death of Mike Webster in 2002.1 Webster was a Hall of Fame football player for the Pittsburgh Steelers in the National Football League (“NFL”).2 After playing 17 years in the NFL and suffering multiple concussions, Webster started to experience symptoms normally only shown in people suffering from dementia and was prescribed a powerful cocktail of medications.3 In 2002, at the age of 50, Webster died from heart failure.

The pathologist on call at the Allegheny Medical Coroner’s office the day Webster died was Dr. Bennet Omalu.4 Dr. Omalu, conducted several tests on Webster’s brain, in the hope of discovering what was causing his symptoms. What Dr. Omalu found would change medical and sports history. Dr. Omalu described Webster’s brain “as one of boxers, very old people with Alzheimer’s disease or someone who had suffered a severe head wound.5 Dr. Omalu published his findings and named his discovery CTE.

A medical diagnosis of CTE can only be made after a posthumous examination of the brain. Over the next ten years, several former NFL and College football players were diagnosed with CTE, including, Terry Long, Andre Waters, Tom McHale, Owen Thomas, Dave Duerson, Ray Easterling, and Junior Seau, among others.6

  • Made In Italy
    Item made in Italy, synonymous with quality and design creativity.
  • COMPOSITION
    Soft Leather, Textile fibres
  • DETAILS
    gabardine, logo, two-tone, laces, round toeline, flatform, leather lining, rubber sole, contains non-textile parts of animal origin
  • MEASUREMENTS
    Heel height 1.37 inches, Platform height 1.17 inches

After the discovery of CTE and the multitude of deaths associated with the disease, former NFL players filed a lawsuit against the NFL. Additionally, the U.S. Congress launched a former investigation in the NFL and its handling of players suffering from concussions.7

These events not only impacted the NFL but had ramifications throughout the sporting world.

 

CTE and the National Hockey League

The summer of 2011 was one of the most tragic periods in the history of the NHL. That summer saw the deaths of Derek Boogaard, Rick Rypien and Leafe Wade Belak in a span of four months. Boogaard, Rypien, and Belak, all played the role of enforcer during their NHL careers. An enforcer, in hockey terms, is a designated player given the responsibility and task of defending the other players on his team from cheap shots and other dirty plays. Enforcers tend to accomplish this task by playing a very physical game and specialize in the art of fighting. The three players also shared many of the common symptoms of CTE.8

It is reported that it is common for those who suffer from CTE to become depressed and resort to the use of drugs and alcohol to cope with the disease.9 Boogaard, Rypien, and Belak all suffered these symptoms towards the end of their lives.10

Brawn's Boots - Men Brawn's Boots online on Canada - 11527256FN,Cheap / Discount Cayler & Sons KATSURO - Trainers Women White/Yellow Online Shoes Outlet,Women's Shoes PU(Polyurethane) Fall Comfort / Basic Pump Heels Walking Shoes Wedge Heel Round Toe Army Green / Red / Blue,Men's Mesh Fall Comfort Athletic Shoes Running Shoes Black / Black / Red / Black / Blue,Men's PU(Polyurethane) Spring / Fall Comfort Athletic Shoes Walking Shoes Black / Black / Gold / Black / White,Women's Latin Shoes Patent Leather Sandal / Heel Splicing Flared Heel Customizable Dance Shoes Silver,Mm6 Maison Margiela Sneakers - Women Mm6 Maison Margiela Sneakers online on Australia - 44914973TU,Brown TOMMY HILFIGER Moccasins CLASSIC SUEDE PENNY LOAFER,Women's Latin Shoes Silk Heel Flared Heel Customizable Dance Shoes Black / Brown,Rubber Soul Sneakers - Men Rubber Soul Sneakers online on Australia - 11554241XQ,Men's PU(Polyurethane) Summer Comfort Athletic Shoes Walking Shoes Color Block Black / White / Blue,Men's Comfort Shoes Mesh / PU(Polyurethane) Fall Sporty Athletic Shoes Running Shoes Non-slipping Color Block Black / Black / White / Black / Red,Perfect / Comfortable Frye Clara Tassel Over-The-Knee Elephant Oiled Suede Women Online Shoes Outlet,Barrett Loafers - Men Barrett Loafers online on Canada - 11548955QC,Tosca Blu Shoes Sneakers - Women Tosca Blu Shoes Sneakers online on Canada - 44906363UC,Shop Men's Funtasma Gotham 105 Black Distressed PU - On Sale - - 9992833,Cinzia Araia Sneakers - Men Cinzia Araia Sneakers online on Canada - 11495072ON,Men's PU(Polyurethane) Fall Comfort Loafers & Slip-Ons Black / Brown / Blue,Fashion / Popular Women Bandolino Nubilla Café Latte Fabric Online Shoes Outlet,Women's Comfort Shoes Suede Spring & Fall Heels Stiletto Heel Black / Almond,Men's Tulle / PU(Polyurethane) Spring / Fall Comfort Loafers & Slip-Ons Brown / Blue / Dark GreenJust Cavalli Sneakers - Women Just Cavalli Sneakers online on Canada - 11251417RN,Men's Comfort Shoes Mesh / Elastic Fabric Fall Casual Sneakers Non-slipping Black / Gray,Women's Latin Shoes / Salsa Shoes PU(Polyurethane) Sandal / Heel Buckle / Ribbon Tie Customized Heel Customizable Dance Shoes Red / Blue / Golden / Performance / Leather / ProfessionalLouis Leeman Sneakers - Men Louis Leeman Sneakers online on United Kingdom - 11542239CO,Black PALLADIUM Classic ankle boots PAMPA HIGH D,Women's Comfort Shoes PU(Polyurethane) Fall Loafers & Slip-Ons Flat Heel Round Toe White / Black,Fred Perry Sneakers - Men Fred Perry Sneakers online on Canada - 11122746MI,Women's Latin Shoes Paillette Heel Stiletto Heel Dance Shoes Gold / Performance / Leather / Practice,Rene' Caovilla Sneakers - Women Rene' Caovilla Sneakers online on United Kingdom - 11339868UX,

 

Views 9283

Related Articles

About the Author

Ryan Lake

Ryan is an American attorney at Lake Law Group, LLC and a sports consultant at Beyond the Playbook. He works extensively on ice hockey, soccer, baseball, basketball and Olympic movement issues. Ryan is also an Adjunct Professor at St. John’s University School of Law.

  • This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Full Profile

Leave a comment

Men's Light Soles Tulle Spring / Summer Comfort Sneakers Running Shoes White / Black / Orange,