How to Protect Home Run Ball #62? WGN AM’s Legal Face-Off Podcast Featuring Asher Rubinstein

Asher Rubinstein in front of a baseball being hit representing Aaron Judge's 62nd homerun

When he hit his 62nd home run in this year’s American League season, New York Yankee Aaron Judge broke Roger Maris’ 1961 home run record. Cory Youmans caught the ball and was filmed high-fiving those sitting next to him in the stands.

But who owns the now this historic souvenir with a $2 million offer on the table? That’s what WGN Radio AM’s Legal Face-Off Co-hosts Rich Lenkov and Christina L. Martini asked Gallet Dreyer & Berkey Partner Asher Rubinstein in this wide-ranging conversation about the ball’s ownership, economics, and potential tax implications.

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Asher Rubinstein


Asher Rubinstein's practice focuses on domestic and international asset protection, wealth preservation, estate planning, tax planning, tax controversy, offshore tax compliance, and related litigation. Mr. Rubinstein is a recognized expert on offshore entities, foreign banking, and IRS compliance issues. Mr. Rubinstein also represents and advises wine, spirits, food, and restaurant clients.

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