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Spanish court dismisses Mediaset appeal against merger suspension

Monday 17 February 2020 | 16:09 CET | News
Update: 18 February 2020 | 10:01 CET
Mediaset's corporate reorganisation plan remains on hold after a Spanish regional court rejected the Italian broadcaster's appeal against a temporary suspension order handed down last October. In a decision dated 14 February, the Madrid commercial court upheld its earlier ruling in favour of the complaint lodged by French media group Vivendi against Mediaset's proposal to merge its Italian and Spanish business into a Netherlands-based holding company called MediaforEurope (MFE).

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[18/02/2020 10:01- Update: Adds Vivendi comments on the decision]


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