Judge Strikes Majority Of Defenses To Claims Related To Unlawful Broadcast
(September 21, 2016, 1:13 PM EDT) -- SACRAMENTO, Calif. — A California federal judge on Sept. 16 partially granted a sports promotion company's motion to strike affirmative defenses to its claims for violation of California's unfair competition law (UCL) and conversion, but refused to strike a defense in relation to standing to sue (Joe Hand Promotions Inc. v. Willie Henry Williams, a/k/a William Henry, et al., No. 2:14-cv-02663, E.D. Calif.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 127513).
(Opinion available. Document #58-161018-001Z.)
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