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Can Fair Use be a defense to use UFC content?

MMA Junkie wrote a very nice piece on Wednesday on the UFC’s crackdown on copyright content.  We take a brief look at one of the legal theories that may be a defense to copyright infringement: Fair Use. Read more »

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PBC seeping money, when will it turn around?

Earlier this week, the LA Times’ Larry Pugmire wrote about the state of Al Haymon’s Premier Boxing Champions.  In essence, the business strategy is not working thus far. Read more »

February 5, 2016 | Jason Cruz

UFC Fight Night 81 payouts disclosed

MMA Junkie has obtained the payouts from UFC Fight Night 81 a couple weeks ago in Boston.  Travis Browne, Dominick Cruz and Eddie Alvarez led the roster payroll which totaled $1,189,000. Read more »

February 5, 2016 | Jason Cruz

Can Fair Use be a defense to use UFC content?

MMA Junkie wrote a very nice piece on Wednesday on the UFC’s crackdown on copyright content.  We take a brief look at one of the legal theories that may be a defense to copyright infringement: Fair Use. Read more »

February 4, 2016 | Jason Cruz

Kovalev-Pascual II draws 1.179M on HBO

The Sergei Kovalev-Jean Pascual rematch on HBO drew 1.179 million HBO viewers Saturday night according to Sports TV Ratings.  Kovalev won a lopsided fight with a stoppage in the 7th round. Read more »

February 3, 2016 | Jason Cruz

Rousey trainer banned, fined by CSAC

Ronda Rousey’s trainer, Edmond Tarverdyan, has been suspended three months and fined $5,000 for falsifying his application as a licensed cornerman.  The California State Athletic Commission issued the ruling on Tuesday. Read more »

February 2, 2016 | Jason Cruz