NFL Moves For Sanctions In Super Bowl Ticket Dispute

Law360, New York (March 11, 2013, 6:53 PM EDT) -- The National Football League told a Texas federal judge Friday that an attorney representing Super Bowl XLV ticket holders in a breach-of-contract class action over denied seats should be sanctioned for allegedly preventing the NFL from cross-examining a witness.

The NFL says the plaintiffs' counsel initially objected to the league's cross-examination request but did not object when the league said it would call the court to receive a ruling on the issue. Yet when the NFL placed the call, the attorney allegedly left the building to...
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Case Information

Case Title

Simms v. Jones et al

Case Number



Texas Northern

Nature of Suit

Contract: Other Contract


Barbara M.G. Lynn

Date Filed

February 8, 2011

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