Former NFL Players Gather in California to Protest New Workers Comp Bill

Former NFL Players in California to Discuss Need for Current California Workers Comp Laws A new workers comp bill in California, AB1309, has been proposed to bar out-of-state former professional athletes from filing for workers comp in the state of California, simply because they have played one or two games there. However, for the past several weeks, former NFL players and their attorneys have opposed the bill, because, according to the players, the NFL does not provide enough support for players whose bodies are seriously damaged in the … [Read more...]