CNet Founder Appeals $6.6M Award For Sotheby’s

Law360, New York (April 29, 2010, 2:15 PM EDT) -- The founder of CNet Networks Inc. is challenging a district court’s determination that he owes Sotheby’s Inc. $6.6 million in the auction house’s suit accusing him of backing out of deals to buy three paintings.

Technology entrepreneur Halsey Minor on Wednesday put the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York on notice that he was appealing to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit a March 30 ruling that handed Sotheby’s $4.4 million for the allegedly breached contracts, as well as...
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