yesterday a lawsuit was filed with the superior Court of California, region of Los Angeles, leveling serious allegations against MMA promoter Bellator.
The lawsuit alleges that Bellator wrongfully dismissed the Plaintiff Zachery Light, Bellator’s former “talent advancement director” who was terminated from his setting on March 17, 2016.
The lawsuit alleges that Bellator participated in a hold of unlawful or unethical methods which were satisfied with indifference when the Plaintiff directed these out to his employer. He alleges that this atmosphere in turn led to Camiseta SC Braga stress and anxiety as well as stress as well as ultimately led to his termination.
The alleged methods include
arranging different “collusive matches” where fighters represented by administration allegedly disliked by the promotion were set up against opponents where they would likely “be terribly beaten“
asking Camiseta Real Betis Balompie the Plaintiff to negotiate with a competitor directly in spite of understanding the competitor was represented by a manger as well as further asking the plaintiff to “interfere with the manager/client relationship“
allowing fighters to contend utilizing forged/falsified medical reports
hiring an an private acting in an executive capability for the promotion who simultaneously handled fighters
Allowing an worker to drive a Bellator top quality transfer van to as well as from events on a suspended licence
The Plaintiff seeks damages for economic, general as well as punitive loss together with costs from Bellator as well Camiseta Selección de fútbol de Ecuador as parent business Viacom Inc. A jury trial has been requested.
Bellator has not yet formally responded to the lawsuit as well as it is prudent to note that none of the allegations have yet to be proven in court.
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