Miami Says Marlins Waived Right To Arbitrate Sale Dispute

Law360 (April 16, 2018, 2:24 PM EDT) -- Miami-Dade County and the City of Miami urged a Florida federal judge on Friday not to send the governments’ dispute with the Marlins over a piece of the baseball team’s $1.2 billion sale to international arbitration, arguing the team has waived its right to arbitrate.

The city and county, which claim they are due 5 percent of the profits of any team sale under a 2009 agreement for public funding of the Marlins’ $600 million stadium, said in a motion opposing arbitration that the court lacks...
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