MLB Told To Give Docs To Dodgers Before Key Hearing

Law360, Wilmington (October 25, 2011, 4:15 PM EDT) -- A Delaware bankruptcy judge on Tuesday ordered Major League Baseball to turn over a trove of documents to the Los Angeles Dodgers LLC before a decisive hearing on the team’s bankruptcy exit strategy, where control of the franchise will hang in the balance.

U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Kevin Gross found that the requested documents — including papers on MLB’s decision to appoint a monitor overseeing the team’s operations prepetition — are critical to the Dodgers’ argument that MLB Commissioner Bud Selig is acting in bad faith by...
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