Boxer Accuses Promoter Of Breaking Muhammad Ali Law

Law360, New York (September 7, 2011, 4:23 PM EDT) -- A high-ranking boxer sued his promoter Tuesday in Tennessee federal court for allegedly keeping hidden how much the company made from each of his bouts in violation of his contract and a reform law named for Muhammad Ali.

Salisbury, Md., light middleweight boxer Fernando Guerrero — ranked 11th in the U.S. — accuses Prize Fight Promotions LLC of breaking the Muhammad Ali Boxing Reform Act, which blocks promoters from collecting money on boxing matches unless they disclose how much of a cut they will receive....
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Case Title

Guerrero v. Prize Fight Promotions, LLC


Case Number

2:11-cv-02764

Court

Tennessee Western

Nature of Suit

Contract: Other

Judge

Samuel H. Mays, Jr

Date Filed

September 5, 2011

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