MLB taps Sullivan & Cromwell as outside counsel in antitrust exemption lawsuit

Jan 2, 2022

Major League Baseball has once again turned to Sullivan & Cromwell, this time to defend a lawsuit seeking to dismantle its long-recognized exemption from US antitrust law.

Sullivan & Cromwell partners John Hardiman and Benjamin Walker on Wednesday entered appearances in the case, which was filed by four minor league baseball teams over MLB’s controversial takeover of its farm system.

Source: Competition Policy International