One of the National Football League's oldest and most successful franchises is struggling to resolve an ownership dispute that could result in the team being sold. The sons of legendary Pittsburgh Steelers owner Arthur Rooney Sr. have been asked by the league to sell their gambling interests and clarify the team's ownership structure. The request has set off a feud within the Rooney clan -- family members collectively own 80 percent of the team -- about how best to address the league's ultimatum.
Steelers Ownership Dispute Pulls In Buchanan Ingersoll and Covington & Burling
The American Lawyer
July 14, 2008