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Mediaset, Vivendi fail to settle legal conflict ahead of deadline

Monday 2 December 2019 | 08:56 CET | News
A Milan judge is set to rule on Vivendi's request to block Mediaset's pan-European television project after the two sides failed to agree on a settlement to end a longstanding legal conflict. They had been given until 29 November to reach an agreement over the Italian broadcaster's plan to set up a Dutch-based entity called MediaForEurope (MFE) but "despite strenuous efforts, attempts at conciliation promoted by the Court of Milan...have failed," said Mediaset, before confirming that a special shareholder meeting has been scheduled for 10 January 2020 to vote on a number of proposed

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