NFL Fights Players' Bid To Unseal $4B Contract Suit

Law360, New York (March 17, 2011, 2:16 PM EDT) -- The NFL asked a Minnesota judge on Wednesday to reject a union's bid to unseal the 12,000-page record of a court fight over $4 billion in television contracts, which the league said contains confidential information.

Judge David S. Doty of the U.S. District Court for the District of Minnesota already denied a nearly identical request from the St. Paul Pioneer Press and the Minneapolis Star-Tribune, deeming the record confidential and potentially harmful if unsealed without redaction, the NFL said.

The NFL's bid to keep the record...
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