Altra Trail Women's Lone Peak 4 Trail Altra Running Shoe Black 482da6

Altra Trail Women's Lone Peak 4 Trail Altra Running Shoe Black 482da6
Free Shipping Skechers Work Shape-Ups Exeter SR Men's Shoes,
Men's/Women's:Women's SoftWalk Jacksonville: Do not worry when shopping,

Altra Trail Women's Lone Peak 4 Trail Altra Running Shoe Black 482da6

Published 19 April 2016 | Authored by: Ryan Lake

Guess Ankle Boot - Women Guess Ankle Boots online on United Kingdom - 11222567DD, 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”).


Mr/Ms:Adidas UltraBOOST - Blauw:Rich Design,Exclusive Sandals - Seychelles Survey Gold Women - US Online,Havaianas Kids Slim Frozen Flip Flops (Toddler/Little Kid/Big Kid) /Men's/Women's/ German Export,Mr/Ms:Dr. Martens Work Asset:Super Good WareWomen's Arabesque Black Leather Ballet Flats - Strappy Zip Backs,Cole Haan GrandPro StitchLite Tennis Sneaker,Nike Women's Free Rn Distance 2 Running Shoe:Gentleman/Lady: Modern,Men's/Women's:Taryn Rose Kamryn: Fashion PatternWomens Black Gun Heel Sandals 7 1/2 Inch Heel Ankle Straps Bullets Ammo DetailMr/Ms:New Balance WA514v1 :Quality First,Gold&Gold Ankle Boot - Women Gold&Gold Ankle Boots online on Canada - 11466822EX,Mr/Ms:Aravon Briana-AR : German Export,Mojo Moxy widflower Women Open Toe Leather Gray Platform Heel,Grenson Ankle Boot - Women Grenson Ankle Boots online on United Kingdom - 11506958QRJanet Sport Ankle Boot - Women Janet Sport Ankle Boots online on United Kingdom - 11287981MIMen's/Women's:Soft Style Angel II:Good Young Goods,Green George Ankle Boot - Women Green George Ankle Boots online on Canada - 11491233PL,Gioseppo Ankle Boot - Women Gioseppo Ankle Boots online on United Kingdom - 11461761XIELE3028/B/PU Pleaser Platforms (Exotic Dancing) Thigh High Boots Blk Pu Size: 8,Discount sale Formal Shoes - Teakwood Leathers Men Tan Brown Leather Brogues - US Online,Man/Woman < Nike Jordan Men's Jordan Flight Flex Trainer 2 Basketball Shoe < Clearance Special,Men's/Women's:Women's Dromedaris Holly Boot: Lush in design,Klogs Footwear Women's Portland Clog-Mr/Ms-Not so expensive,Functional Adult Kansas State Wildcats Two-Tone Slippers,Janet Sport Ankle Boot - Women Janet Sport Ankle Boots online on United Kingdom - 11049717CK,G.H. Bass & Co. Margie 2.0 /Men/Women/Minimum,Pour La Victoire Yanna Women's Heels Black Size 10 M,Giuseppe Zanotti Ankle Boot - Women Giuseppe Zanotti Ankle Boots online on United Kingdom - 44835491EV,Lola Cruz Ankle Boot - Women Lola Cruz Ankle Boots online on Australia - 44850760DD,Khrio' Ankle Boot - Women Khrio' Ankle Boots online on United Kingdom - 11477577II,

Concussion background

Laurence Dacade Ankle Boot - Women Laurence Dacade Ankle Boots online on Canada - 11003482TK, 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

About This Item:

We aim to show you accurate product information. Manufacturers, suppliers and others provide what you see here, and we have not verified it.

Product Short Description:

Altra Women's Lone Peak 4 Trail Running Shoe Black::Race bred, country raised. The all-terrain crushing Lone Peak 4 from Altra is a fresh take on the brands original trail shoe. Changes include a new upper with better integrated tongue and added drainage capacity. Features an innovated waterproof NeoShell Upper material that keeps rain, snow, dew and mud on the outside while keeping you cool and dry on the inside. Ideal for trail running, hiking, fastpacking, trail racing, cold weather and wet conditions. The MaxTrac outsole grips while the improved TrailClaw lug design gives your foot traction. When the trail lashes out, stay on your game in Altra.Altra Women's Lone Peak 4 Trail Running Shoe Black

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

BAL1025/B Devious Single Soles 7" Ballet Shoes BLACK Size: 12,Discount sale Flats Shoes - Women Chinese Laundry Kristin Cavallari - Cadence Rebel Red - US Online,Geox Kids Sveth 1 (Big Kid),Men's/Women's:Walking Cradles Joy: Extremely Practical,Hogan Ankle Boot - Women Hogan Ankle Boots online on United Kingdom - 11036717QI,Lea Foscati Ankle Boot - Women Lea Foscati Ankle Boots online on Canada - 11251235SV,Dr. Scholl's Scout - Original Collection -Man/Woman-Clearance Sale,Women's Nike Lunar Apparent Running Shoe Black/ White-Cool Grey 11,Women's Bogs Classic Vintage Floral Mid Boot,Discount Trainers - Superdry PRO - Trainers Men Black - US Online,Havaianas You Metallic Flip Flops,Men's/Women's:Trotters Women's Monarch Loafer:fine processing,Irregular Choice Ankle Boot - Women Irregular Choice Ankle Boots online on United Kingdom - 11482065WS,Liu •Jo Shoes Ankle Boot - Women Liu •Jo Shoes Ankle Boots online on Canada - 11114546RR,Emerica Wino G6 Slip-On :Men's/Women's:Lightweight ShoesWomen's L'Artiste by Spring Step Millie Heeled SlingbackWomen's Bogs Neo-Classic Linen Mid Boot,E8 by Miista Paige Harness Ankle Bootie,Mr/Ms:Naturalizer Taimi : Selling Price,Men's/Women's:Stuart Weitzman Sohogal :Year End Bargain Sale,Janet & Janet Ankle Boot - Women Janet & Janet Ankle Boots online on Australia - 11368998XL,Loretta By Loretta Ankle Boot - Women Loretta By Loretta Ankle Boots online on Canada - 11506368KHFree People Tuscan Slip-On Espadrille Lauren Ralph Lauren Women's Briley Leather Loafer, Tan 9,Clearance Boots & Booties - LifeStride X-Must WC Cognac Women - US Online,Elizabeth Stuart Womens Bilton 322 Stretch Noir 585Pwwrr,Mr/Ms:Lilly Pulitzer Jackie Sandal:Linden, FashionMen's/Women's:Skechers Slip-on Ladies Trainers:Good Global Goods,Jeffrey Campbell Ankle Boot - Women Jeffrey Campbell Ankle Boots online on Australia - 11467107LE,Loretta Pettinari Ankle Boot - Women Loretta Pettinari Ankle Boots online on United Kingdom - 11494325PF,


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

Dirty Laundry Paseo Jelly Pool Slide

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.