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How a $1.6 Billion Lawsuit May Change the UFC Forever


June 22, 2021

Ultimate Fighting Championship has long dominated the world of mixed martial arts. But UFC’s effort to swallow up competitors has triggered a class action by fighters who claim it’s abusing its power. Now a key court victory threatens the organization’s very business model. Bloomberg’s Josh Eidelson investigates.

The antitrust class action discussed in this Bloomberg video is Cung Le, et al v. Zuffa, LLC, d/b/a Ultimate Fighting Championship and UFC, Case No. 2:15-cv-01045 (D. Nev.)  Cohen Milstein is Co-Lead Counsel in this case.