Yahoo Demands Sanctions In Row Over $1B NCAA Prize

Law360, New York (July 22, 2015, 5:35 PM EDT) -- Yahoo Inc. asked a Texas federal judge Tuesday to sanction insurer SCA Promotions Inc. and its attorneys in a suit over a canceled contract to insure a $1 billion NCAA March Madness contest, arguing SCA has broken confidentiality rules to prop up a baseless case.

The Internet giant told U.S. District Judge Jorge A Solis that SCAs should be denied summary judgment in the suit, which pits SCA’s $4.4 million contract claim against Yahoo’s counterclaim that SCA told Berkshire Hathaway Inc. about the plan for the...
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