NFL Fan Takes Patriots Contract Bout To High Court

Law360, New York (January 5, 2011, 4:04 PM EST) -- A National Football League ticketholder has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to resolve a circuit split as to whether ticket buyers possess contractual rights and the legal safeguards that go along with them or the weaker protections of a revocable license.

Carl J. Mayer filed a petition in the high court on Dec. 30, appealing a U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit ruling that the New England Patriots and their coach did not violate Mayer's contractual rights by illegally taping the New York Jets'...
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