Judge Indicates Stay Unlikely In NHL, MLB Antitrust Suit

Law360, New York (December 18, 2012, 7:19 PM EST) -- A New York federal judge signaled Tuesday that she would probably not grant any requests from defendants to stay, pending arbitration, a competition class action against the NHL, Major League Baseball, Comcast Corp. and DirecTV LLC over their control of sports broadcasts.

U.S. District Judge Shira A. Scheindlin said at a conference that she thought it was unlikely she would grant any request  to put the case on hold while the defendants await a U.S. Supreme Court ruling on when class actions can be forced into...
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