Penn State Sanctions Don't Affect Competition, NCAA Says

Law360, Harrisburg (May 20, 2013, 9:18 PM EDT) -- Attorneys for the National Collegiate Athletic Association asked a Pennsylvania federal judge on Monday to dismiss Gov. Tom Corbett’s suit challenging $60 million in fines levied against Penn State University, arguing that the complaint had failed to identify any relevant markets that would be impacted by the sanctions.

During oral arguments in Harrisburg, Latham & Watkins LLP’s Scott Ballenger told U.S. District Court Chief Judge Yvette Kane that sanctions leveled against Penn State in the wake of the Jerry Sandusky sex abuse scandal would only affect...
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