Steelers Sue Stadium Authority For Share Of $39M Expansion

Law360, Philadelphia (December 18, 2012, 4:21 PM EST) -- The Pittsburgh Steelers on Friday sued the public authority that owns the football team's home stadium in Pennsylvania state court, arguing that the terms of the stadium lease obligate the body to pay for a share of necessary improvements reported to cost $39 million.

PSSI Stadium LLC, an entity linked to the Steelers that operates Heinz Field, contended that the Sports & Exhibition Authority of Pittsburgh and Allegheny County is bound by its lease to pay two-thirds of the cost of a proposed 3,000 seat expansion....
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