The owner of Major League Baseball’s Houston Astros sued former owner Drayton McLane Jr. and Comcast Corp., claiming he was misled about the value of the regional sports network that televises the team’s games.
Walt Disney Co. and other movie and TV studios have asked a federal court to dismiss their copyright-infringement case against the file-sharing website Lime Wire LLC and its founder, Mark Gorton, according to a Nov. 7 court filing.
The University of Texas hired Steve Patterson as athletic director, bringing him back to the school where he played basketball and earned undergraduate and law degrees to run the richest program in college sports.
ZTE Corp., the third-largest smartphone vendor in China, plans to be in world’s top three handset companies in three years as it increases investment in products, branding and distribution channels, Executive Vice President He Shiyou said.
Jim Tanner, a partner at Williams & Connolly LLP who represents basketball players including point guard Jeremy Lin of the Houston Rockets, is leaving the Washington-based law firm to start a sports and entertainment management business.