All posts tagged "Litigation"

  • Brief: Jurich to receive $4.5 million settlement from U of L

    By Matt Bradshaw — Former Director of Athletics Tom Jurich will receive a $4.5 million settlement from U of L, as approved by the board of trustees on Friday morning. The university released a joint statement with...

    • Posted May 18, 2018
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  • U of L to sue former president James Ramsey

    By Joseph Lyell — U of L and the U of L Foundation are suing former president and foundation chair James Ramsey and other former foundation officials for alleged breach of fiduciary duty, fraudulent appropriations and improper...

    • Posted April 25, 2018
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  • Board considering 47 presidential candidates after application window closes

    By Joseph Lyell — Board of trustees Chairman David Grissom said at least 47 candidates are being considered in the search for U of L’s next president. Before the Feb. 15 deadline, 138 names had been submitted....

    • Posted February 15, 2018
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  • ULAA switches legal counsel, firm hired detective to investigate Jurich

    By Joseph Lyell — Interim President Greg Postel said U of L hired a new legal counsel to continue handling the athletic association’s litigation with former men’s basketball coach Rick Pitino and potential litigation with former athletic director Tom Jurich....

    • Posted February 1, 2018
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  • What you missed over winter break

    By Joseph Lyell — Here are the big campus stories since the Nov. 28 issue: Dec. 12: Water main break floods Shelby Park neighborhood A Rave alert warned students that a water main break near the intersection...

    • Posted January 8, 2018
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  • University will not pursue legal action against foundation

    By Joseph Lyell — After two hours in closed meetings on Dec. 14, U of L’s Board of Trustees reconvened in open session to pass a resolution that it will not pursue litigation against the foundation. The...

    • Posted December 15, 2017
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  • Brief: Trustees continue legal recourse discussion

    By Joseph Lyell– A U of L Board of Trustees committee continued to consider legal action Dec. 6th in the wake of the scathing audit of its foundation. Board Chair David Grissom said the ad hoc special litigation committee has...

    • Posted December 6, 2017
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    U of L board chair: audit “report paints a disturbing picture”

    By Shelby Brown and Kyeland Jackson– An audit released June 8 found damning evidence against U of L’s foundation, revealing ULF overspent, hid transactions from its directors and tried hiding information from the media. The audit, anticipated...

    • Posted June 8, 2017
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  • U of L Foundation finds itself staring down potential lawsuit

    By Chris Acree –– It seems like everybody is just at each other’s throats recently, doesn’t it? You’ve got Trump vs. Clinton, Bevin vs. Beshear, UK vs. their student newspaper, me vs. my wife on who’s taking the garbage...

    • Posted September 15, 2016
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