Aggregated from Bloomberg's Karen Gullo and Andrew Harris - Published Nov 16, 2011 12:08 AM ET:
The complaint in federal court in Oakland, California, was filed yesterday by Anthony and four other NBA athletes on behalf of all players under contract with the association. The class- action complaint names the 30 NBA member teams as defendants. A similar group lawsuit was filed against the league by Caron Butler of the Dallas Mavericks in federal court in Minneapolis.
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NBA Accused of Antitrust Violations as Lockout Standoff Heads for Courts
From the Associated Press' November 16, 2011:
Attorney David Boies, who represented the NFL during that sport's work stoppage and now has been brought aboard by basketball's players, said the NBA lockout violates antitrust laws by refusing to allow players to work.
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