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LA Times files petition to disclose results of Next Great Champ, Contender boxing matches.

LA Times files petition to disclose results of Next Great Champ, Contender boxing matches. The LA Times wants to know who won The Next Great Champ and The Contender, and they’re petitioning the California State Athletic Commission under the California Public Records Act to have the results of the show’s boxing matches revealed. According to …

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another producer sues Next Great Champ just as Burnett says he regrets filing suit.

another producer sues Next Great Champ just as Burnett says he regrets filing suit. “Knowing what I know now, I wouldn’t have bothered [with the suit], I guess. But at the time, you feel like you’ve got to assert your rights,” Mark Burnett told reporters on Tuesday. He’s talking about his and DreamWorks’ legal action …

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Champ, Contender both had tax breaks, permission to ignore disclosure rules.

Champ, Contender both had tax breaks, permission to ignore disclosure rules. As the legal battle between The Next Great Champ and The Contender gets ready to heat up on Friday, The LA Times reveals that the shows have something in common. Specifically, both had permission from officials to bypass rules and regulations in California. For …

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judge denies Contender a temporary restraining order against Next Great Champ.

judge denies Contender a temporary restraining order against Next Great Champ. A judge refused Contender producers’ request to stop FOX’s The Next Great Champ, but will hear arguments from both sides on Sept. 8. According to the AP, a superior court “judge ruled that preventing Endemol from delivering filmed material to Fox would be ‘tantamount …

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