Mealey's Litigation Procedure - Judge Imposes Injunction Against NCAA In Student Compensation Antitrust Case

Mealey's Litigation Procedure - Judge Imposes Injunction Against NCAA In Student Compensation Antitrust Case

OAKLAND, Calif. - The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) rules barring student athletes from receiving a share of the revenue that the NCAA and its member schools earn from the sale of licenses to use the student athletes' names, images and likenesses in video games, live game telecasts and other footage violate federal antitrust law, a federal judge in California ruled Aug. 8 (Edward O'Bannon, et al. v. National Collegiate Athletic Association, et al., No. C 09-3329, N.D. Calif.; 2014 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 110036).

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