Ken Shamrock ordered to pay $175,000 in UFC attorneys’ fees and costs

Back in February, Shamrock claimed the UFC had violated certain contractual provisions of his final fight agreement. Shamrock’s sued the UFC over his most recent contract with Zuffa LLC, the UFC’s parent company. a Las Vegas court ruled in the UFC’s favor.

On Thursday, UFC officials announced a Nevada court has ordered Shamrock to pay $175,000 in attorneys’ fees and costs stemming from the 2009 suit.

Judge Susan H. Johnson of the Eighth Judicial District Court for Nevada awarded the UFC’s latest victory.

“This latest legal victory on behalf of Zuffa demonstrates once again that the UFC is fully committed to vigorously enforcing all of its contractual rights,” the promotion’s lawyers stated. “Judge Johnson has determined Mr. Shamrock’s hard lesson learned in this case will cost him approximately $175,000.”

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