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CLEVELAND, Ohio (WJW) – The FOX 8 I-Team is tracking new developments in legal battles sparked by the sudden closing of the I-X Center, the City of Cleveland complex popular for hosting trade shows, carnivals, and more for 35 years.
The I-X Center has responded to one lawsuit arguing the Center can’t be blamed for closing, and it shouldn’t have to pay any money to organizations that say they had contracts to host shows there for years to come.
Last year, the I-X Center abruptly announced it was closing due to the impact of the COVID-19 outbreak.
Since then, the Center has been hit with lawsuits on behalf of the annual car show and annual RV show as trade show organizers say they had contracts to…