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  • July 17, 2024

    Jerry Jones, Alleged Daughter Spar As Defamation Trial Nears

    With the start of trial in Jerry Jones' defamation lawsuit approaching in Texas federal court, the woman claiming to be the Dallas Cowboys owner's daughter denied his accusations of perjury, destruction of evidence and failing to provide documents ordered by the court.

  • July 17, 2024

    Ex-NFL Player Is Broke, Hasn't Paid Settlement, Plaintiffs Say

    A former NFL player's business partner has asked a Colorado state court to enforce a settlement after the ex-linebacker allegedly blew the deadline to make a $200,000 payment, a request that comes as a plaintiff in another case claims the player and his reptile shipping company are insolvent.

  • July 17, 2024

    Puerto Rican Media Denied Injunction, Again, In Soccer Spat

    A Puerto Rican judge has prevented a media company from having unfettered access to local soccer matches as it battles local and international soccer organizations over antitrust allegations, ruling the requested preliminary injunction has nothing to with the underlying case.

  • July 17, 2024

    Top Vista Investor Opposes $2.1B Kinetic Sale To Czech Co.

    Gates Capital Management Inc., a top shareholder in Vista Outdoor Inc., is urging the sporting goods maker not to move ahead with a plan to sell part of its business to a Czech defense group, pushing instead for a spinoff or sale of the entire company, according to a Wednesday letter.

  • July 17, 2024

    Playing The Odds: Probing Sports-Betting Allegations

    With gambling-related controversies becoming a mainstay of the athletics landscape, it's essential for in-house and outside counsel to stay abreast of best practices for conducting sports betting investigations, say attorneys at Steptoe.

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