Sports Illustrated Hits 'Gangster' Ex-Publisher With IP Suit

By Rachel Scharf (April 1, 2024, 7:28 PM EDT) -- The owner of Sports Illustrated alleges in a $49 million lawsuit filed Monday in Manhattan federal court that an energy drink mogul acted like a "gangster" when he became the magazine's publisher, tearing apart a long-standing licensing agreement while sabotaging the brand and holding hostage valuable intellectual property....

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