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Ex-NBAer Asks 11th Circ. To Keep $45M EB-5 Suit Tossed

Law360, New York (October 12, 2016, 8:11 PM EDT) -- Former NBA player Theo Ratliff and others on Tuesday asked the Eleventh Circuit not to revive a $45 million suit alleging they conspired to shut a film production company out of a deal involving the EB-5 immigrant investor program, saying the company squandered its chance to fix the complaint in district court.

Ratliff, Southern Film Regional Center LLC, Gate Industries and two associates filed a brief asking the appeals court not to upset Georgia federal court decisions dismissing Open Rivers Media Group’s amended complaint and denying its bid for reconsideration of that order. Ratliff said the district court was clear that...

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Appellate - 11th Circuit

Nature of Suit

3470 RICO Act

Date Filed

July 5, 2016

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