In 2013, more than 100 former NHL players filed a class action lawsuit against the NHL accusing the league of failing to warn players of the increased risk of CTE related to playing professional hockey. The lawsuit alleges that the NHL should have known the long term neurological effects of head trauma on players, but failed to act responsibly.
If you are a former NHL player you may qualify to be a part of the class. The attorneys at The Law Office of Luis Cartaya, PA can help you find out if you qualify to join the class against the NHL. If you suffered a concussion during your time playing in the NHL contact us today for a free consultation. We can help you get the justice you deserve.