Boxing Promoter Throws $1M Punch At Ex-Business Partner

Law360, Los Angeles (November 15, 2013, 8:45 PM EST) -- Prominent boxing promoter Antonio Leonard hit his former business partner with a $1 million breach of contract suit in Texas court Friday, claiming he was abruptly cut out of a lucrative partnership to promote boxer Andre Ward just prior to a match slated to be broadcast nationwide on HBO. 

Leonard claims ex-partner Dan Goossen recently announced he would not honor their partnership to promote Ward, despite the fact that Leonard had already invested money in the deal and advanced funds to Ward for preparations for a...
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