Sony Open Promoter's Suit Over Tennis Stadium Tossed

Law360, Miami (May 15, 2013, 4:07 PM EDT) -- A Florida state judge on Wednesday dismissed a lawsuit brought by the organizer of the Sony Open tennis tournament, saying a dispute over expansion of a Miami-area playing facility was not ripe for litigation since there was no agreement in place for the project.

But Judge Marc Schumacher left the door open for International Players Championship Inc. to refile in the future, saying it appeared the issue may have merit if and when IPC and Miami-Dade County make a deal to upgrade the tennis stadium and...
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