Little solidarity in unionizing effort | Boston Herald

http://www.bostonherald.com/sports/other/2016/12/little_solidarity_in_unionizing_effort

MMAAA’s strategy includes eschewing the delay-prone process of getting the UFC to acknowledge fighters as employees instead of independent contractors, largely by offering the company a speedy out from antitrust litigation it is facing.

Rebney said in an interview with BloodyElbow.com that the UFC will be compelled to cut a deal so it can exempt itself from an ongoing antitrust claim filed by a separate group of fighters, who are also looking to organize.

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