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Wednesday, December 5, 2012

Disney Must Pay $319 Million 'Who Wants To Be A Millionaire' Verdict

LOS ANGELES — A federal appeals court on Monday upheld a $319 million verdict over profits from the game show "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire" and rejected Walt Disney Co.'s request for a new trial.

A jury decided in 2010 that Disney hid the show's profits from its creators, London-based Celador International. The ruling Monday by a three-judge panel of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals found no issues with the verdict or with a judge's rulings in the case.

via www.huffingtonpost.com

Sneaky mouse. --TS

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