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March 31, 1992 | From Staff and Wire Reports
San Diego County Superior Court Judge Wayne L. Peterson ordered that a dispute between the financially troubled America's Cup Organizing Committee and E.J. Helicopters of Los Angeles be resolved by binding arbitration by April 8. E.J. Helicopters is seeking $310,000 in lost profits from the organizing committee.
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April 21, 1992 | RICH ROBERTS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Bill Koch says the America's Cup challengers' race course is shorter than the defenders' track, over which he has been beating Dennis Conner the last two days, but it wasn't short enough for New Zealand Monday. "It was about four boat lengths too long," Kiwi skipper Rod Davis said.
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April 21, 1992 | RICH ROBERTS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Bill Koch says the America's Cup challengers' race course is shorter than the defenders' track, over which he has been beating Dennis Conner the last two days, but it wasn't short enough for New Zealand Monday. "It was about four boat lengths too long," Kiwi skipper Rod Davis said.
SPORTS
March 31, 1992 | From Staff and Wire Reports
San Diego County Superior Court Judge Wayne L. Peterson ordered that a dispute between the financially troubled America's Cup Organizing Committee and E.J. Helicopters of Los Angeles be resolved by binding arbitration by April 8. E.J. Helicopters is seeking $310,000 in lost profits from the organizing committee.
SPORTS
March 24, 1992 | From Staff and Wire Reports
The financially troubled America's Cup Organizing Committee is being sued for $310,000 by a Los Angeles flight service firm contracted to provide helicopters for America's Cup television coverage. E.J. Helicopters, which filed the suit on March 3, contends the ACOC failed to fulfill a $1.05 million contract signed in February 1991 and has refused to settle the dispute through arbitration, as required by the contract.
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March 24, 1992 | From Associated Press
The financially troubled America's Cup Organizing Committee is being sued for $310,000 by a flight service company contracted to provide helicopters for America's Cup television coverage. A hearing in the breach-of-contract suit has been scheduled for March 30 in San Diego County Superior Court. E. J. Helicopters of Los Angeles, which filed the suit March 3, contends that the ACOC failed to fulfill a $1.
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March 31, 1992 | GREG JOHNSON, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Superior Court Judge Wayne L. Peterson on Monday denied a Los Angeles company's bid to seize America's Cup Organizing Committee cash and assets in order to settle a $310,000 contract dispute. Peterson instead ordered the ACOC and Los Angeles-based E. J. Helicopter to enter binding arbitration before April 8. The court challenge in San Diego won't impede the ACOC's ability to stage the ongoing yacht races, ACOC Vice President Jay Belbey said.
SPORTS
April 21, 1992 | From Associated Press
America's Cup rookie Bill Koch skippered America 3 to a 1-minute 47-second victory over three-time winner Dennis Conner's Stars & Stripes Monday to take a 2-0 lead in the best-of-13 defender finals. In the challenger final, Italy's Il Moro di Venezia held off hard-charging New Zealand to eke out a one-second victory and even the best-of-nine series at 1-1. America 3's victory extended its winning streak over Stars & Stripes to four and its overall record against Stars & Stripes to 10-3.
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April 21, 1992 | GREG JOHNSON, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Superior Court Judge Wayne L. Peterson on Monday ordered the cash-strapped America's Cup Organizing Committee to pay $176,898 to a disgruntled supplier, throwing into doubt the organization's ability to continue managing the sailboat races now in progress. ACOC is "taking steps to satisfy" the writ, said ACOC spokeswoman Jane Eagleson. "ACOC continues the business of managing and conducting the 28th defense of the America's Cup." "We do not want to shut down the races," said Charles Harris, E.
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