Akin Gump Atty's Emails Irrelevant In MLB Row, Yankees Say

Law360, New York (June 18, 2013, 4:44 PM EDT) -- The New York Yankees on Monday told a federal judge considering an antitrust case against Major League Baseball over sports broadcasts that the Yankees' president, also an Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP attorney, should not have to turn over evidence.

In a motion to reconsider, the Yankees urged a New York federal judge to revise a May 31 ruling that made the team's president Randy Levine a custodian for discovery purposes in the antitrust case, in which sports fans alleged that the MLB, several...
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