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The Biggest Sports Cases Of 2016

Law360, New York (December 16, 2016, 4:55 PM EST) -- With the NFL prevailing over New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady in a legal fight over his Deflategate suspension and the Third Circuit once again foreclosing New Jersey’s attempt to legalize sports betting, 2016 has had its fair share of blockbuster sports cases that kept lawyers in the industry busy across the country. 

Here, Law360 takes a look back at some of the most significant sports cases to come to resolution over the past 12 months.

Deflategate

The legal battle over Brady’s four-game suspension for his alleged awareness of a scheme to deflate game balls during a 2015 playoff game captured...

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