Judge allows Ed O'Bannon v. NCAA to proceed to trial

Friday February 21st, 2014
Ed O'Bannon, a former UCLA basketball player, was the driving force behind filing the initial lawsuit.
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"We believe strongly in the merits of our case and will continue to defend the interests of the hundreds of thousands of student-athletes not recognized by the plaintiffs," said Remy. "For them and for all student-athletes, the current model of college sports provides opportunities for success during college and beyond. We believe the arguments presented show that the plaintiffs' claims are not supported by the facts or the law."

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