The donald sterling scandal serves as just one more example confirming that the standard of racism is and always has been hypocritical and meaningless footnotes this article also offers some good analysis of the scandal, while still making some unfortunate overtures to political correctness. Los angeles clippers owner donald sterling told his girlfriend according to sworn testimony given by her daughter ebony jones in the housing rights center case kandynce jones' refrigerator. The nba donald sterling case essay 2014, donald sterling was banned from the nba and fined $25 million due to racist remarks analysis of mars model and. Sterling's case before 1989, donald sterling was the sole owner and shareholder of lac basketball club inc, the company that owns the la clippers in 1989, he transferred his shares into a family trust, which is a legal way to hold and protect assets for the future.
News steve hogan cited in los angeles times analysis of donald sterling case by steven l hogan steven hogan was quoted in the los angeles times regarding the sterling v. Sterling v sterling: battle of high powered lawyers the civil court case involving sterling vs sterling continues over the fate of the los angeles clippers. California's 2nd district court of appeal not only rejected donald sterling's $2 billion sale of the clippers to microsoft's steve ballmer, the court all but reprimanded him for the appeal's numerous deficiencies the ruling is a significant blow to sterling who sought to undo the sale of the team. An audio recording purportedly of los angeles clippers owner donald sterling making racist remarks to his girlfriend is being investigated by the national basketball association.
The nba's response to donald sterling's racism got everything right silver attends the 2012 sports illustrated sportsman of the year award presentation at espace on december 5, 2012 in new york. The donald sterling case provides valuable trustee incapacity insights mondaq news alerts (registration) the dispute between donald and shelly sterling focused on the issue of whether shelly sterling followed the steps required in the trust to remove her husband as trustee on the grounds of his incapacity. Donald t sterling seeks to regain ownership of the los angeles clippers (clippers), a professional basketball team steven ballmer purchased on august 12, 2014 a charge before the nba's board of governors indicated that on april 26, 2014, a tape recording of donald's deeply offensive.
The nba's legal trouble in kicking donald sterling out new but baylor later dropped the race claims, and more than that, the jury in the case ruled unanimously in sterling's favor. Ap donald sterling's tenure as owner of the los angeles clippers has been loaded with allegations of racism and generally deplorable behavior while the overtness and tone of the racism on the. Deadspin has acquired an extended, 15-minute version of the conversation between clippers owner donald sterling and his then-girlfriend v stiviano if the original nine-minute tape acquired by. Donald sterling racism flap a case study in toxic business partnerships here's a closer look at what play the nba is trying to make, and how the litigious mr sterling may still have some defense. Most people by now are familiar with the donald sterling nba case that has created uproar from nba players, coaches, owners, and the american public however, what you might not have heard about are the racist comments from boxer, adrien broner, on live pay-per-view tv saturday night moments after.
It was donald sterling's last chance to present evidence that might persuade a judge he should remain in control of the clippers and things didn't go so well sterling's lawyers brought forward a. As the donald sterling saga enters its next phase which includes the official response/punishment from the nba, one of the questions i keep being asked about is the lawsuit between sterling's. According to sworn testimony from a 2007 federal housing discrimination case filed against the sterlings, shelly sterling told an apartment manager: i can't remodel my apartments the way that i. Former los angeles clippers owner donald sterling landed in a world of trouble after tmz released an audio recording of the nba team owner spewing a racist diatribe in april 2014 the recording.
Judge rules v stiviano must return $26 million to shelly sterling the billionaire wife of former los angeles clippers owner donald sterling got her revenge against a woman he secretly showered. Donald sterling's lawyers push to make case federal on thursday, donald sterling's attorneys filed a notice of removal to federal court, saying the airing of his medical information in the probate. Donald sterling: a simple contract case what do we call the interplay between donald sterling, his wife shelley, the nba and all the lawyers is it a comedy of errors.