NFL Dodges Class Cert. In Super Bowl Ticket Fight

Law360, Los Angeles (July 9, 2013, 8:20 PM EDT) -- A Texas federal judge on Tuesday denied certification for four proposed classes in a consolidated action accusing the National Football League of denying their promised seats during 2011's Super Bowl at Texas' Cowboys Stadium, ruling that the ticket holders' experiences were too individualized.

Plaintiffs proposed four classes: ticket holders who were denied seats and sought more than $5 million in damages, ticket holders who were delayed in gaining access to their seats because of temporary seating installation, ticket holders who were relocated from their assigned seat...
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Simms v. Jones et al


Case Number

3:11-cv-00248

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Texas Northern

Nature of Suit

Contract: Other Contract

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Barbara M.G. Lynn

Date Filed

February 8, 2011

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