Proskauer Steps Up for MLB in Latest A-Rod Legal Drama

Proskauer Rose, no stranger to advising pro sports leagues and franchises, has been retained by Major League Baseball for a scandal-soaked suit filed Friday by embattled New York Yankees star Alex Rodriguez and his lawyers from Reed Smith, Gordon & Rees, and New York's Tacopina Seigel & Turano. The suit accuses MLB and commissioner Bud Selig of engaging in a "witch hunt" designed to impugn Rodriguez's character and cost him millions of dollars in endorsement deals.

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