Kobe Bryant To Mediate With Auction House Before Trial

Law360, New York (May 14, 2013, 8:50 PM EDT) -- A New Jersey federal judge on Tuesday ordered attorneys for basketball star Kobe Bryant into a court-guided mediation with an auction house in the hopes of avoiding a June trial over the planned auction of memorabilia Bryant says he never consented to sell.

U.S. District Judge Renee Bumb ordered mediation between the parties set for Friday, but if the attorneys can’t broker a deal, Goldin Auctions LLC will face Bryant in a New Jersey federal court June 17 to determine the rightful owner of a collection...
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Case Title

GOLDIN AUCTIONS, LLC v. BRYANT


Case Number

1:13-cv-02816

Court

New Jersey

Nature of Suit

Contract: Other

Judge

Renee Marie Bumb

Date Filed

May 2, 2013


Case Title

Kobe Bryant v. Goldin Auctions, LLC et al


Case Number

8:13-cv-00727

Court

California Central

Nature of Suit

Personal Property: Other

Judge

Andrew J. Guilford

Date Filed

May 7, 2013

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