Mark Cuban Says Potential Jurors May Have Bias Against Him

Law360, New York (August 13, 2013, 2:08 PM EDT) -- Billionaire Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban told a Texas federal judge Monday that potential jurors at his insider trading trial should fill out a questionnaire designed to root out bias in light of his "high-profile" status, proposing to ask, “Have you ever heard of Mark Cuban?”

Cuban said significant media attention in the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission case, along with his status as “a high-profile figure in the Dallas area and elsewhere,” could sway potential jurors. In addition to owning the Mavericks basketball team, he...
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Case Information

Case Title

Securities and Exchange Commission v. Cuban

Case Number



Texas Northern

Nature of Suit



Sidney A Fitzwater

Date Filed

November 16, 2008

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