Rutgers, Big East To Talk Settlement In Exit Suit

Law360, New York (February 13, 2013, 5:13 PM EST) -- Rutgers University and the Big East Conference are expected to update a New Jersey federal court Monday about settlement talks over the school's lawsuit to leave the sports conference without abiding by a 27-month notice period and paying a $10 million exit fee, according to court records.

On Feb. 1, U.S. Judge Lois H. Goodman approved pushing back the conference's deadline to file initial response papers in the case to Feb. 22, to allow discussions between the parties to continue. The conference and Rutgers, which wants...
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