Plaintiff Eric Hipple resides in the State of Michigan, in Fenton, LivingstoneCounty.7.
Defendant NFL is a nonprofit, non-incorporated entity organized andexisting under the laws of the State of New York, with its principal place of business at 280 Park Ave., 15th Fl., New York, NY 10017. The NFL is not, andhas not been, the employer of Plaintiffs, who were employed by independent teamclubs during their career in professional football. The NFL regularly conducts business in, and derives substantial revenues from, Georgia.8.
Defendant NFL Properties, LLC, as the successor-in-interest to NationalFootball League Properties, Inc. (“NFL Properties”) is a limited liability companyorganized under the laws of the State of Delaware with its principal place of business in the State of New York. NFL Properties is engaged in, among other activities, approving, licensing and promoting equipment by all the NFL teams.The NFL regularly conducts business in, and derives substantial revenues from,Georgia.
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