Astros Push Back Against Sports Network Bankruptcy

Law360, Houston (February 7, 2014, 4:16 PM EST) -- The Houston Astros asked a Texas bankruptcy judge Friday to temporarily delay proceedings in an involuntary Chapter 11 instituted by Comcast Corp. against a jointly owned regional sports network while it pursues an appeal of the court's refusal to dismiss the case.

Astros attorney Harry Perrin of Vinson & Elkins LLP told U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Marvin Isgur at a status conference that the ball club wanted the case stayed while it appeals the court’s findings that Comcast had not filed the suit against Houston Regional Sports...
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