Latrell Sprewell was initially terminated by Golden State Warriors for assaulting then head coach P.J. Carlesimo. After a CBA arbitration Sprewell was suspended by from the NBA for one year. Mr. Sprewell then brought suit in federal court challenging actions of both the Golden State Warriors and the NBA
Baldwin v. Atascadero Mutual Water Company
Affirmed rights of Atascadero Mutual Water Company
Atascadero Mutual Water Company is one of the largest mutual water companies in the state of California. Successfully obtained a trial defense judgment in a lawsuit challenging the Company's historic riparian and groundwater rights which was affirmed on appeal
Golden State Warriors v. Oakland Alameda County Coliseum Authority
Contracts and agreements
Represented Golden State Warriors in a series of arbitrations over a ten year period addressing the team's rights and duties under it agreements with the Oakland Alameda County Coliseum Authority and other East Bay entities relating to the Oracle Arena, the Warriors' home venue.
SportsChannel Bay Area v. Golden State Warriors
Successfully defeated application for preliminary injunction based on alleged breach of television contract with team. Thereafter, negotiated settlement that resulted in significant revenue increase for team.