Men's/Women's:Ted Men's/Women's:Ted Men's/Women's:Ted Baker Susziep: Classic style f54a9e

Men's/Women's:Ted Men's/Women's:Ted Men's/Women's:Ted Baker Susziep: Classic style f54a9e
Lorenzo Mari Ankle Boot - Women Lorenzo Mari Ankle Boots online on United Kingdom - 11484384TK,
Frye Carson Deco Zip -Men/Women- Up-to-date styling,

Men's/Women's:Ted Men's/Women's:Ted Men's/Women's:Ted Baker Susziep: Classic style f54a9e

Published 19 April 2016 | Authored by: Ryan Lake

Rebecca Minkoff Women's Cara Stacked Heel Booties, 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”).


Lella Baldi Ankle Boot - Women Lella Baldi Ankle Boots online on United Kingdom - 11492050NOGentlemen/Ladies-Nike Men's Air Flight Huarache Low Basketball Shoe- Extremely PracticalFashion Sneakers - SKECHERS Burst Tech Men Taupe/Black - US OnlineMr/Ms:Merrell Terran Ivy Lattice: Promotions,Havaianas Slim Lux Swarovski Crystal Embellished Flip Flop (Women)Nike Women's Air Zoom Structure 21 Running ShoeCole Haan Grandpro Deck Oxford -Men's/Women's- OutflowDunham Mens Revcoast Split Toe Oxford Black 039Fugvm,Fashion Ankle boots - Roxy Bixby Women Beige-Graphite - US Online,Converse Mens Magazinez Rouge 952Frqyp,Mr/Ms:LAUREN Ralph Lauren Cadi:New Products,Men's/Women's:TOMMY HILFIGER ELENA 16C: Affordable,Frye Ankle Boot - Women Frye Ankle Boots online on United Kingdom - 11437093EP,Mr/Ms:Clarks Sashlin Nolte :Quality Assurance,Mr/Ms:Badgley Mischka Tyra :easy to use,Gentle Souls by Kenneth Cole Ottie -Men's/Women's-Huge Cost,Men's/Women's : Nike Mens JORDAN FLTCLB '91 : Discount Price,Gisèl Moirè Paris Ankle Boot - Women Gisèl Moirè Paris Ankle Boots online on Australia - 11451868XT,Cole Haan Grand Evolution Shortwing :Man's/Woman's:Mouth,Lumberjack Ankle Boot - Women Lumberjack Ankle Boots online on Canada - 11337391LOGianni Renzi® Couture Ankle Boot - Women Gianni Renzi® Couture Ankle Boots online on Canada - 11455978DQ,Fashion Boots & Booties - To Boot New York Rory Tan Men - US Online,Jeffrey Campbell Ankle Boot - Women Jeffrey Campbell Ankle Boots online on Canada - 11297116RWJeffrey Campbell Ankle Boot - Women Jeffrey Campbell Ankle Boots online on Canada - 11322784IF,Men's/Women's:Ted Lapidus Women's Classic:High Quality and Cheap,Diadora Forte MD LPU :Man/Woman: King of quantity,Clearance Flats Shoes - Women Cole Haan Cortland Detail Ballet II Maple Sugar/Gold Metallic - US Online,Women's Twisted X Boots WTH0011 Top Hand Cowboy Boot

Concussion background

Clearance High Heels - Geox Women Black Italian Patent Leather Wedges - US Online, 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

Item Information:

Slip into sweet simplicity with the adorable Ted Baker™ Susziep sandals.

Upper made of synthetic material.

Slip-on design.

Round-toe silhouette.

Bow and signature engraved detail.

Synthetic lining.

Synthetic insole.

Synthetic sole.


Product measurements were taken using size 8, width M. Please note that measurements may vary by size.

Weight of footwear is based on a single item, not a pair.

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

G•Six Workshop Ankle Boot - Women G•Six Workshop Ankle Boots online on United Kingdom - 11262691XG,Jeffrey Campbell Ankle Boot - Women Jeffrey Campbell Ankle Boots online on United Kingdom - 11467248WVMagli By Bruno Magli Ankle Boot - Women Magli By Bruno Magli Ankle Boots online on Canada - 11490737SP,Men/Women-Nike Men's Air Max Tavas Running Shoe-excellent finishing,NIKE ZOOM FLY SZ 8.5 TRIPLE BLACK RUNNING SHOES 880848 003Comfortable Flats Shoes - Nine West Adorabl Women Grey/Grey Fabric - US Online,Fashion Boots & Booties - Lugz Convoy 6 Women Wheat Buck - US Online,Mr/Ms:Dolce Vita Lera :Atmospheric Simplicity,Gianvito Rossi Ankle Boot - Women Gianvito Rossi Ankle Boots online on Australia - 11487326LR,Kharisma Ankle Boot - Women Kharisma Ankle Boots online on Canada - 11455255NRNike Air Max + 2014 Running Women's Shoes:Gentlemen/Ladies:High Quality and Low Effort,Gentlemen/Ladies-Nike Zoom Pegasus 92 Casual Men's Shoes Size-High Quality and Cheap,Georgia Giant Women's Dark Floral Romeo,Cost-Effective Fergalicious Libby Women's Wedge Sandals White Floral,Fashionable Smart Shoes - Nero Giardini Paradise Savana Grey Women - US Online,Mr/Ms:Anne Klein Lavon : Quality Superior,Givenchy Ankle Boot - Women Givenchy Ankle Boots online on United Kingdom - 11144783CQLamperti Milano Ankle Boot - Women Lamperti Milano Ankle Boots online on United Kingdom - 11496252MKCrocs Lina Embellished Dorsay :Men's/Women's: Complete specifications,Dr. Martens Bianca Chelsea Boot - BlackWomen's Demonia Rot 13 Knee-High Platform BootDiscount sale Boots - Tactical Research TR960Z KHYBER Lightweight Waterproof Side-Zip Tactical Leather Black Mens Boots - US Online,Georgia Rose Womens Leipoai Cuir Sauvage 408XdxteMen's/Women's:Women's Dyeables Peg:High Quality and Low EffortHogan Ankle Boot - Women Hogan Ankle Boots online on United Kingdom - 11298900PO,Le Stelle Ankle Boot - Women Le Stelle Ankle Boots online on Canada - 11450628ODDr. Martens Elsfield 3-Eye Shoe /Gentleman/Lady/practical,DEL4000/B/M Pleaser Platforms (Exotic Dancing) Crotch/Chap Boots BLACK Size: 12,Pleaser Platforms Exotic Dancing 8" Heel Clr/Frost(Slv Hologram Stars) Size: 9,Dolce & Gabbana Wingtip Oxford,


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

Environment-Friendly Corkys Zinger Women's Wedge Sandals Clear,

Copyright © LawInSport Limited 2010 - 2018. These pages contain general information only. Nothing in these pages constitutes legal advice. You should consult a suitably qualified lawyer on any specific legal problem or matter. The information provided here was accurate as of the day it was posted; however, the law may have changed since that date. This information is not intended to be, and should not be used as, a substitute for taking legal advice in any specific situation. LawInSport is not responsible for any actions taken or not taken on the basis of this information. Please refer to the full terms and conditions on our website.