The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals agreed to expedite the NCAA’s appeal of the Ed O’Bannon lawsuit.
Another company in the business of college sports is becoming ensnared in a lawsuit related to the use of athletes’ images.
Lawyers for the plaintiffs in the Ed O’Bannon class-action antitrust lawsuit against the NCAA said Monday they would not appeal.
The NCAA and a group of major conferences cite the O’Bannon ruling as a primary reason to dismiss two other antitrust lawsuits.
USA TODAY Sports reports that benefits to football and men’s basketball players could be put in place for the 2016-17 school year.
USA TODAY reports the NCAA will appeal last week’s ruling on the Ed O’Bannon images and likenesses lawsuit.
USA TODAY reports O’Bannon’s lead attorney already is looking at ways to expand the recent ruling’s impact.