Ex-UCLA Player Hits Time Inc. With $10M Defamation Suit

Law360, New York (May 24, 2012, 2:29 PM EDT) -- A former University of California Los Angeles basketball star lodged a $10 million defamation suit against Time Inc. and a Sports Illustrated reporter in California state court on Wednesday, claiming a recent article inaccurately portrayed the player as a disrespectful and violent bully.

In a complaint filed in Los Angeles Superior Court, Reeves Nelson sued the parent company of Sports Illustrated and reporter George Dohrmann seeking at least $10 million in damages over an article titled "Special Report: Not the UCLA Way," which was published on...
To view the full article, register now.

UK Financial Services

UK Financial Services

Read Our Latest UK Financial Services Coverage

Financial Services Law360 UK provides breaking news and analysis on the financial sector. Coverage includes UK and European Union policy, enforcement, and litigation involving banks, asset management firms, and other financial services organizations.