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Basketball Legend Bill Russell joins Hausfeld LLP Lawsuit Against The NCAA On Behalf of Former Student Athletes

Bill Russell, one of the greatest NCAA, NBA and Olympic basketball players in history, joins the lawsuit brought by Ed O’Bannon alleging that the NCAA has violated federal antitrust law by unlawfully foreclosing former Division I men’s basketball and football players from receiving any compensation related to the commercial use of their images and likenesses. 

Click here to view the Class Action Complaint filed by Bill Russell on October 5, 2011.

 

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Practice Areas: Antitrust / Competition, Sports and Entertainment