NFL Dodges Sanctions In Super Bowl Ticket Dispute

Law360, New York (July 5, 2012, 7:36 PM EDT) -- A Texas federal judge on Thursday said she won't sanction the National Football League for allegedly delaying mediation in a breach of contract class action brought by Super Bowl XLV ticket holders who were denied seats at the game.

In a short one-sentence order, U.S. District Judge Barbara M. G. Lynn denied the plaintiffs' motion to sanction the NFL for failing to act in good faith when attempting to mediate the dispute. In their motion requesting sanctions, the plaintiffs said they delayed proceeding with discovery for...
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