Yahoo Settles Fantasy Football Spat With NFL Players

Law360, New York (July 7, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Yahoo Inc. has reached a settlement with the NFL Players Association Inc. over the rights to use player images and statistics in online fantasy football games.

A judge in the U.S. District Court for the District of Minnesota signed off Tuesday on the voluntary dismissal of the case, ending a case Yahoo filed less than a month ago.

Yahoo representative Nicole Addison confirmed that the company had settled with the players, but said the terms of the agreement were confidential.

The Internet giant filed its suit...
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