Collision course: Rugby union’s landmark brain injuries claims – Law Society’s Gazette

Posted December 11th, 2023 in case management, compensation, damages, news, personal injuries, sport by tracey

‘Lawyers and journalists filled court 75 at London’s Royal Courts of Justice last Friday for the latest development in claims being brought by 295 rugby union players against World Rugby Limited, Welsh Rugby Union Limited and England’s Rugby Football Union over brain injuries. Senior Master Cook heard an application by the claimants for a group litigation order (GLO) – but it soon became clear that no such order would be made, with Cook telling the parties early on that this would be “premature”.’

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Law Society's Gazette, 8th December 2023