Mealey's Litigation Procedure - 9th Circuit Rejects NCAA's Plea To Delay Antitrust Bench Trial

Mealey's Litigation Procedure - 9th Circuit Rejects NCAA's Plea To Delay Antitrust Bench Trial

SAN FRANCISCO - A Ninth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals panel on June 5 denied an emergency petition filed by the National Collegiate Athletic Association seeking to delay the bench trial on student athletes' antitrust claims, scheduled to start June 9, until after a jury trial on student athletes' right-of-publicity claims occurs (In re: National Collegiate Athletic Association, National Collegiate Athletic Association v. United States District Court for the Northern District of California, Oakland, No. 14-71522, 9th Cir.).

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