Fox Strikes Out On Bid To Halt Dodgers' TV Rights Sale

Law360, Wilmington (December 8, 2011, 9:26 PM EST) -- A Delaware bankruptcy judge on Thursday said he would approve the Los Angeles Dodgers LLC’s plan to sell its media rights after Fox Sports failed to make contact on claims that the sale process undermined its current broadcast deal with the team.

U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Kevin Gross indicated at the end of a two-day hearing that the marketing procedures proposed by the Dodgers did not drastically alter back-end contract rights designed to give Fox the inside track on negotiating a new deal.

“I am satisfied that...
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