Retired NFL Players Ordered To Share Promotional Info

Law360, New York (January 6, 2011, 1:56 PM EST) -- A magistrate judge has ordered retired NFL players to produce information about how they've used their own images to promote themselves, in a putative class action against the league over its use of their likenesses to market products.

Magistrate Judge Janie S. Mayeron on Wednesday found that the NFL should get reams of information it is seeking from the players in several categories, including their awareness of their own identity rights generally and the extent to which they've used those rights for self-promotion in for-profit and...
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