Law360 - Expert Analysis
"Problems In The 'Fight Of The Century' Class Actions"
Ever since this complaint was shouted into the ringside mic after a title fight, complainers from the hard court to Broadway have recycled it. Who hasn’t paid to watch an event and been disappointed? But is this really the stuff of lawsuits? Can aggrieved pay-per-view customers sue Manny Pacquiao and his corporate constellation for his performance in the overhyped “Fight of the Century” against Floyd “Money” Mayweather? Precedent firmly says “no.”