Sheilla Dingus: The Lawyers’ Feeding Frenzy

We’re watching the REAL fight now that Judge Brody has declared the concussion lawsuit as a done deal. And it’s not for the retired players. If these lawyers had put in half the energy they”re now putting into their battle … Continue reading

Larry Kaminski Says It All

Last week, Larry Kaminski (Denver Broncos 1966 – 1973) sat down and wrote a long overdue letter about his life during and after playing professional football in the NFL. This was sent out to his state representatives among others (including … Continue reading

IFV 2013: Workers Compensation and California Bill AB 1309

We wrapped Friday up with a discussion on Workers Compensation. Workmans Comp may be in for some serious changes shortly with Bill AB 1309 coming up for a vote in the California State capitol later this year. This bill will … Continue reading

Nolan Harrison III Speaks…

. Thus spoke Nolan Harrison III in another one of his “Former Players Newsletters” about meetings and conferences earlier this week in Sacramento about a newly proposed State Bill A.B. 1309. In case you hadn’t heard, Bill 1309 “would exempt … Continue reading

IFV-TV: Workers Compensation Discussion Panel

We’re bringing you a two-part broadcast in this post from our Independent Football Veterans Conference this past April in Las Vegas at the South Point. Certainly, one of the most important issues that affects many retirees is Workers Compensation. In … Continue reading

Announcing Our Second Annual Conference

Second Annual Independent Football Veterans Conference At last, we’re finally ready to announce our Second Annual Independent Football Veterans Conference! A lot of you have been calling and writing about our Conference and we thank everyone for their patience. . … Continue reading

Larry Kaminski: A New Scam Against Workers’ Comp Claims

. Larry Kaminski has been keeping us updated on his battle against the Denver Broncos filed in California under their Workers Compensation laws. The Broncos current ownership is trying to have their case heard and dismissed in Federal Court based … Continue reading

On the Road with George Visger

EDITOR’S NOTE: George Visger caught up with me on the phone this morning just before arriving at a job site. George is back at work trying hard to help his family recover from losing their home after suffering another near-fatal … Continue reading

IFV Conference Part 8: Carl Lopez

Attorney Carl Lopez graduated from Georgetown University Law School in 1975 and is a member of the Washington State Bar and President of Lopez & Fantel, a Seattle law firm. He has been named multiple times to Law and Politics … Continue reading

IFV Conference Part 4: George Visger & Dan Bunz

George Visger, 52, earned the ultimate prize in professional football: a championship with the San Francisco 49ers in Super Bowl XVI in 1982. The former defensive tackle also bagged an Orange Bowl victory while playing with the University of Colorado. . … Continue reading

IFV Conference Part 3: Ron Mix

Ron Mix played right tackle and guard for the American Football League’s Los Angeles/San Diego Chargers (1960–1969) and the NFL Oakland Raiders (1971& 1972). Because he had a Juris Doctor in Law degree, Mix was nicknamed “The Intellectual Assassin” for his … Continue reading

More Legal Stuff

So this was filed last Friday by the NFLPA: . (We’ve uploaded the legal documents to Scribd for easier viewing and to make it downloadable. You can click the link to go over to Scribd’s site where you can enlarge it … Continue reading

George Visger: How I’ve Survived So Far

Dave – . I read that earlier post with the article on Fred McNeil (click HERE) and wanted to thank you and Robert once again for the great tireless job you both do on educating everyone about the real world … Continue reading

Larry Kaminski: Applying for Workers Comp

I’ve just returned from California where I filed my Workers Comp complaint against the Denver Broncos. Needless to say, they’re quickly filing to fight my claims. It was interesting that the NFL Management Council – I had no idea they … Continue reading

George Visger: My Football Career So Far

To all my wounded brothers, . First I want all to know I post these blogs not for pity – as I know none of us do – but in the hope something can be learned from what the NFL … Continue reading