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Mediaset asks court to seize 3.5% Vivendi stake - report

Thursday 13 October 2016 | 08:35 CET | News
Italian commercial broadcaster Mediaset has filed a request before an Italian court requesting that it order the seizure of a 3.5 percent stake in French media giant Vivendi in a dispute over the aborted deal for the Mediaset Premium unit, according to an unnamed source cited by Reuters. Mediaset has already filed a lawsuit to force Vivendi to honour the original agreement to take full control of Premium in exchange for a 3.5 percent stake in Vivendi and an equal stake in Mediaset. The court is due to hold the first hearing on Mediaset's request on 08 November, said the source, although any

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Mediaset / Vivendi
Countries: Italy
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