intentional torts

Chess grandmaster Hans Niemann files defamation lawsuit seeking $100 million in damages

CNN  —  The cheating scandal that has consumed the chess world has taken its latest twist as American grandmaster Hans Niemann filed a defamation lawsuit against world champion Magnus Carlsen amongst others in a Missouri court on Thursday. In the lawsuit, Niemann and his attorneys state that they are seeking at least $100 million in …

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Patrick Reed: LIV golfer files defamation lawsuit against Golf Channel and commentator Brandel Chamblee

CNN  —  LIV golfer Patrick Reed filed a defamation lawsuit against the Golf Channel and commentator Brandel Chamblee on Tuesday. The 32-year-old is seeking a trial by jury for compensatory damages of more than $750 million as well as injunctive relief for consequential and punitive damages. In the suit, Reed alleges that Chamblee and NBC’s …

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