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Vivendi-Mediaset lawsuit hearing postponed to March

Wednesday 5 December 2018 | 15:19 CET | News
A Milan court has postponed a hearing to resolve the long-running legal dispute between Italian broadcaster Mediaset and French media giant Vivendi, reports Reuters, citing Mediaset's lawyer Andrea Di Porto. Mediaset is seeking damages of EUR 3 billion from Vivendi following the French company's decision to pull out of a deal to acquire the Mediaset Premium pay-TV unit in 2016, with the Italian broadcaster also seeking to have Vivendi's subsequent acquisition of a 28.8 percent stake declared illegal.

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