Viacom Inc., the owner of MTV, Comedy Central and the Paramount film studio, agreed to resolve a legal dispute with Time Warner Cable Inc., allowing cable customers to see Viacom shows on devices such as Apple Inc.’s iPad.
Activision Blizzard Inc. reached a settlement of its $400 million claim against rival video-game publisher Electronic Arts Inc. that was part of a lawsuit scheduled for trial May 29 with the developers of “Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2.”
Activision Blizzard Inc. is seeking to delay a trial against the creators of its blockbuster game “Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2” to bring in a new lead lawyer as the possible damages it faces have ballooned to $1 billion.
The New York Mets owners have to give up as much as $83 million in illegal profits from Bernard Madoff’s Ponzi scheme and face a trial over another $303 million of their own money to determine if they acted in bad faith, a judge ruled.
Activision Blizzard Inc., the No. 1 U.S. publisher of video games, won dismissal of one of two fraud claims in its litigation against the former heads of its Infinity Ward studio, whom the company fired in 2010.