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Balk! Ninth Circuit deems decade-old Barry Bonds conviction foul
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • May 29 2015

Recently, the Ninth Circuit, sitting en banc, vacated the obstruction of justice conviction of former San Francisco Giant All-Star outfielder Barry


Wild Thing" forced to tap out in battle against ESPN"
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • May 29 2015

Last month, the Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals forced former professional wrestler Steve "Wild Thing" Ray to tap out in his battle against ESPN by


Cable Networks throw copyright infringement haymaker at online streaming sites
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • May 29 2015

The May 2nd bout between Floyd "Money" Mayweather and Manny "Pac-Man" Pacquiao(the "Fight") was billed as the most anticipated boxing match in recent


Will Johnny be good, or will name games go up in Flames?
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • February 28 2015

Johnny Gaudreau, left wing for the Calgary Flames, is attempting to high-stick potential interlopers by locking up rights to his now-popularized


Heir Jordan: did Nike improperly inherit the Jumpman logo?
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • February 28 2015

Air Jordan. This phrase is both a nickname for Hall of Fame basketball player Michael Jordan and the brand name of the most successful basketball


Class action suit seeks jackpot against Draftkings
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • February 28 2015

Fantasy sports ("fantasy") is a dynamic industry that has surged in popularity in North America. In 2005 there were an estimated 12.6 million fantasy


French media regs leave sports clips on cutting room floor
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • France, USA
  • January 31 2015

When it comes to sports, the U.S. touts a particular brand of American exceptionalism. After all, the United States is home to four of the top ten


Antitrust class action suit threatens to put UFC in choke hold
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • January 31 2015

When people talk about mixed martial arts ("MMA"), it is likely within the octagonal context of the Ultimate Fighting Championship ("UFC"). UFC


Florida broker denied assist in Argentine soccer media rights deal
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • November 12 2014

2014 has been a decent year for soccer ahem, fútbol in Argentina. An Argentine club team (San Lorenzo) won the 2014 Copa Libertadores, South


FCC Chairman announces proposal to classify internet TV services as cable providers
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • October 30 2014

Over the past month, there have been many reports that the FCC would soon publish an NPRM classifying an online video distributor (OVD) that delivers