In court papers filed Monday in federal court in Brooklyn, Donaghy’s attorney John Lauro questioned the claimed expenses including legal fees the NBA argues it incurred during its internal investigation into Donaghy’s conduct and the activities of other referees stemming from the scandal.He is demanding the disclosure of precise legal services provided by the NBA’s lawyers.Lauro charged that the NBA is making inflated restitution demands in retaliation for Donaghy’s public revelation of allegations of misconduct by other referees and league officials he provided to federal investigators.Lauro argued that the NBA did not seek restitution against Donaghy until his allegations were publicly aired.” NBA became angry that information about Organization practices became public during the playoff season and it retaliated by seeking to destroy Mr. Donaghy financially and to leave his family (including four young daughters) destitute,” Lauro said in court papers.”The message from the NBA is quite clear: If you cooperate in a federal investigation against the Organization, we will take you out,” Lauro said. District Court Judge Carol Amon who is presiding over the case.
Total fixed costs refer to those costs which are unable to vary. For example: land, buildings, machinery etc. Even the output is zero fixed costs will be there. True story about Phil Donahue I know through a PGA pro I used to work for. He was a member at a very exclusive men only country club (I want to say in Connecticuit, but not 100% on that) to the point that wives were only allowed into the club for defined social functions. Other than that, they had to wait outside the gates..
In a rare move, the federal government is stepping in to reverse that decision. In an interview, Bains said he taking action after hearing and clear from Canadians across the country about their experiences with high pressure sales tactics.many Canadians, we are concerned by allegations of clearly inappropriate sales practices by telecom carriers, Bains said in a statement.have directed the CRTC to thoroughly investigate this matter. No Canadian should ever be misled or treated unfairly by a telecom corporation, especially those who are most vulnerable.
In fact the most famous golfer in the field, outside of a few local professionals, is Casey Martin, who gained fame last year for his insistence at using a golf cart because of degenerative condition that affects his legs and his walking. Martin sued the PGA Tour and caused famous golfers such as Jack Nicklaus and Arnold Palmer to testify in behalf of the PGA. Martin, who’s had to miss several tournaments because of his health, stands 14th on the Nike money list, and if he finishes in the top 15, will qualify for the PGA Tour..