Fine Print Puts Lance Armstrong In The Lead Against Insurer

Law360, New York (February 7, 2013, 8:29 PM EST) -- Prize insurer SCA Promotions Inc. will struggle to reel back the $12 million it gave to Lance Armstrong for Tour de France titles he won while using performance-enhancing drugs, attorneys say, considering most of the money was paid under a 2006 arbitration settlement and judges rarely agree to unravel such deals.

In a lawsuit filed Thursday in Texas, SCA argues that because Armstrong was stripped of his Tour de France victories, he should also return the prize money he won from it. The insurer said Armstrong...
To view the full article, register now.
Law360 Pro Say Podcast
Check out Law360's new podcast, Pro Say, which offers a weekly recap of both the biggest stories and hidden gems from the world of law.