Steve Strauss Advises Seau Family in NFL Litigation

New York Times, etc.

Strauss Advises Seau Family on Hall of Fame Speech Policy

Junior Seau's family is taking a stand against the NFL Hall of Fame for not allowing Junior's daughter to speak at his Hall of Fame induction. Cooley litigation partner Steve Strauss was quoted in several publications regarding the matter.

Press Coverage:

"Junior Seau's Family Renews Call for Daughter to Speak at Hall of Fame," New York Times

"Seau Lawyer: Family Won't Disrupt Hall of Fame Ceremonies," Associated Press

"Junior Seau family, Hall of Fame at Odds Over Induction-Speech Policy," ESPN

"Lawyer: Hall of Fame said Seau's daughter could speak at ceremony,"

"Seau Family Not Happy Hall of Fame Preventing Sydney From Speaking," Yahoo Sports

"Lawyer: HOF Told Seau Family That Sydney Could Speak," NBC Sports
"Junior Seau's family does not support Hall of Fame's Induction Speech Policy," Sporting News
"Seau Family Rebuts Hall of Fame Stance," San Diego Union-Tribune

"Seau Family, Hall At Odds Over Speech Policy," Canton Repository

"Junior Seau's Family Will Not Be Allowed to Speak at His Hall of Fame Induction," New York Times

"Junior Seau Family Keeps Up Fight Against NFL Over Concussions," NBC San Diego

"Hall Sticks To Policy, Won't Allow Junior Seau's Daughter To Speak at Enshrinement,"

"Andy Furillo: Tim Brown Remembers Fellow Hall of Fame Inductee Junior Seau," Sacramento Bee

"The emotional speech Junior Seau's daughter was not allowed to give at Pro Football Hall of Fame ceremony," Daily Mail


Strauss Advises Junior Seau's Family in Rejection of NFL Settlement

Press Coverage:

"Seau's family Opts Out of Proposed NFL Settlement," Associated Press
"Seau's Family Rejects Concussion Settlement," San Diego Daily Transcript
"Junior Seau's Family to Opt Out of NFL's Concussion Settlement with Former Players," Washington Post

"NFL Judge Says Concussion-Accord Data Must Be Made Public," Bloomberg

"Seaus to Opt Out of Concussion Deal," ESPN
"Seau Family Says ‘No' to NFL Settlement," U-T San Diego
"Seau's Family to Reject Concussion Settlement," Toronto Sun 
"Michael Sam Added to Cowboys' Practice Squad," Augusta Chronicle

"Junior Seau's Family Rejects Concussion Settlement," Yard Barker

"Report: Family of Junior Seau to Reject NFL Concussion Settlement," Sports Illustrated

"Junior Seau's Family Reportedly Will Proceed with Wrongful Death Lawsuit vs. NFL," Bleacher Report
"Junior Seau's Family to Reject Concussion Settlement," Chicago Tribune
"Junior Seau's Family Rejects Concussion Settlement," SportsNaut
"Seau Family To Opt Out Of NFL Concussion Lawsuit Settlement," 24/7 Sports
"Seau Family Backs From Settlement," The Telegram

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