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Staff writer Liz Mullen covers labor, agents and horse racing.

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ISE Sued By Man Claiming He Is Owed Money From Deal With Late Agent Eugene Parker

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 02 / 24 / 17

A man claiming he acted as a recruiter for late NFL agent Eugene Parker is suing Independent Sports & Entertainment and agents Doug Hendrickson and C.J. LaBoy, alleging they failed to pay him money he is owed. In a lawsuit filed Feb. 14 in San Francisco Superior Court, Raymond Truitt alleges he ...

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