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Vivendi launches Dutch court action against Mediaset merger plan

Thursday 31 October 2019 | 08:49 CET | News
Vivendi has filed a court action in Amsterdam to protect its interests as a minority shareholder in connection with Mediaset's plans to merge its Italian and Spanish units into the Netherlands-based holding company Media for Europe (MFE), reports Il Sole 24 Ore, citing a Vivendi spokesperson. Earlier this month the French group dropped summary proceedings filed in an Amsterdam court against the plan but has now lodged an appeal against some of the bylaws of the MFE holding, with an initial hearing on the case scheduled for 27 November.

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