Americas Cup Challenge Runs Aground for McDermott Will

, The Litigation Daily


For such a niche sport, yacht racing has generated plenty of litigation over the years--not to mention billable hours for the likes of Boies Schiller, Latham & Watkins, and Simpson Thacher. The latest case hit the doldrums last week in Manhattan, when a judge ruled that the host of this year's America's Cup can deny a sailing club represented by McDermott Will & Emery from making a bid for the prize.

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