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Displaced Super Bowl Fans Seeking Lost Income
Posted on 22 Jun 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

DALLAS - (AP) Super Bowl ticket-holders suing over the seating fiasco at Cowboys Stadium in February say they should be compensated for lost income on top of the other expenses they incurred. The argument was part of a court filing Tuesday in response... Read More

Displaced Super Bowl Fans Get More Time To Mull NFL Offers
Posted on 14 Mar 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

DALLAS - (AP) A Dallas judge has given fans who found they had no seats at the Super Bowl more time to consider the NFL's offers of compensation. U.S. District Judge Barbara M.G. Lynn ruled Monday that the NFL should provide a "limited"... Read More

Lawsuit Filed In Dallas Over Super Bowl XLV Seat Problems
Posted on 9 Feb 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

DALLAS - (AP) Football fans have filed a lawsuit accusing the NFL, the Dallas Cowboys and team owner Jerry Jones of deceiving hundreds of people who bought Super Bowl tickets and had no seats, or got seats they felt were inadequate. The federal lawsuit... Read More

Column: Greed Is Root Cause Of Super Bowl Seating Debacle
Posted on 11 Feb 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

(AP) Negotiations toward a new NFL labor contract resumed Wednesday in the nation's capital in what had to be a good sign for players fearful of losing their fat paychecks. There was no immediate word on how much progress was made in the second bargaining... Read More

Another Lawsuit Targets NFL, Dallas Cowboys Over 'Phantom' Super Bowl Seats
Posted on 10 Feb 2011 by Gregg Lawson

Action filed to represent fans who didn't get what they paid for DALLAS - Two Green Bay Packers fans on Feb. 9 filed a proposed class action lawsuit against the National Football League , the Dallas Cowboys and Cowboys Stadium, saying that they... Read More

Jerry Jones, Dallas Cowboys, NFL Sued Over Super Bowl Ticket Snafus
Posted on 9 Feb 2011 by Gregg Lawson

DALLAS - A class action lawsuit was filed Feb. 8 in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas, Dallas Division alleging breach of contract, fraud and deceptive sales practices by Jerry Jones, the National Football League, the Dallas Cowboys... Read More

Jerry Jones, Dallas Cowboys Face Lawsuit Over 'Founders' Super Bowl Tickets
Posted on 8 Feb 2011 by Gregg Lawson

DALLAS - Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones may have more to worry about than potential lawsuits filed by the 400 fans who were denied seats at Cowboys Stadium on Super Bowl Sunday . Today, Eagan Avenatti LLP, a Los Angeles-based law firm specializing... Read More

Super Bowl of Sour Grapes
Posted on 1 Feb 2016 by LexisNexis Legal Newsroom Staff

A federal lawsuit brought after Super Bowl XLVIII, which was held in New Jersey in 2014, was recently dismissed for lack on standing on the part of plaintiffs. Named plaintiffs, Josh Finkelman and Ben Hoch-Parker, wanted to attend the 2014 Super Bowl... Read More

Will Super Bowl XLV Seating Fiasco Wind Up In Court?
Posted on 7 Feb 2011 by Gregg Lawson

How long will it take for someone to file a lawsuit over the super fiasco at Sunday's Super Bowl XLV? Four hundred people who paid $800 to $900 or more per ticket were turned away from Cowboys Stadium in Arlington, Texas, that afternoon because... Read More