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Mediaset board approves Vivendi legal action - report

Wednesday 28 September 2016 | 08:29 CET | News
The board of Italian commercial broadcaster Mediaset has given its management a mandate to continue with legal action against French media giant Vivendi over the aborted deal for the Mediaset Premium unit, according to an unnamed source cited by Reuters. "The board has given managers a mandate to proceed, if opportune, with new actions to speed up execution of the contract," said the source. Mediaset has already filed a lawsuit to force Vivendi to honour the original deal to take full control of Premium and was said to be waiting for an alternative proposal from the French company, which has

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