Back in 2007 Randy Couture was public about his displeasure with the UFC. He wanted to fight Fedor Emelianenko and the UFC did not take kindly to the idea. After some back and forth progress for both Couture and the UFC there was a settlement and that baffled some media outlets. Randy opened up to MMAJunkie: … Read more
Quinton “Rampage” Jackson has been making headlines recently for a number of reasons, one of them being some remarks he made about former friend and teammate Michael Bisping. Apparently an issue developed between these two, according to Rampage, when Bisping made statements implicating him in a lawsuit involving a former manager. “That’s why I said I … Read more
A longstanding defamation lawsuit between boxing trainer Juanito Ibarra and former client Quinton “Rampage” Jackson, along with Tito Ortiz, was due to go to trial next month but has been settled out of court. In a press release PMN received today, both Jackson and Ortiz are quoted as saying they were wrong regarding negative statements they … Read more
Bellator MMA released press release today indicated that they have filed a court injunction in hopes of blocking Rampage Jackson’s return to the UFC. Jackson is scheduled to fight at UFC 186 against Fabio Maldonado on April 25th. Jackson reportedly signed with you UFC after citing a breach of contract by the Bellator promotion. From … Read more
So yeah, there is this lawsuit that was filed by Cung Le, Jon Fitch and Nate Quarry. Early headlines read that it was a game changer and was a huge step in the direction of fighter’s rights. I am no lawyer but I have seen nearly three complete seasons of Jack McCoy in action and … Read more
Cung Le, Nathan Quarry and Jon Fitch are among the plaintiffs named in a class action antitrust lawsuit against the UFC. Their agenda was laid out in a press conference held Tuesday in San Jose, Calif. In short, the suit claims the UFC has created a monopoly of the market and fighters aren’t paid what they deserve … Read more
It has emerged today that Zuffa has scored a massive win in their lawsuit against New York. This victory means that the organisation can now take a huge step towards holding UFC events in the state of New York regardless of whether or not the ban on professional mixed martial arts is lifted by the legislature.
Alvin Aguilar, the founder of the URCC, the longest running MMA promotion in the Philippines, has filed suit against Legend FC regarding alleged “unethical and illegal hiring of fighters under contract with URCC.”