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.
Activision Blizzard Inc.’s “Call of Duty” video-game juggernaut may sell more copies today with the new “Modern Warfare 3” installment than its biggest holiday competitor, “Battlefield 3,” did in one week.
Electronic Arts Inc. , the second- largest U.S. video-game publisher, must defend a contract- interference lawsuit for $400 million brought by its larger rival Activision Blizzard Inc. , a judge ruled.