Secret Major League Baseball documents concerning the $2 billion sale of the Los Angeles Dodgers can’t be used by former team owner Frank McCourt’s ex- wife to challenge their divorce settlement, a judge ruled.
A Blackstone Group LP senior managing director was ordered to answer written questions in litigation over a divorce settlement between former Los Angeles Dodgers owner Frank McCourt and his ex-wife Jamie McCourt.
Los Angeles Dodgers owner Frank McCourt said a version of a postnuptial agreement he and his estranged wife signed in 2004 that excluded the baseball team from a list of his separate property was an “obvious mistake.”
James Hardie Industries , the biggest seller of home siding in the U.S., lost a dispute with the Australian Tax Office over claims it owes A$459 million ($412 million) in back taxes, interest and penalties.
The World Series will have just ended as a judicial Fall Classic may determine whether Major League Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig has complete power over the sport he has controlled for almost two decades.