Fairness Rocks News ‘Walking Dead’ Co-Creator Frank Darabont’s $280M Suit Against AMC Headed to Trial


Fairness Rocks News ‘Walking Dead’ Co-Creator Frank Darabont’s $280M Suit Against AMC Headed to Trial

Home Industry News ‘Walking Dead’ Co-Creator Frank Darabont’s $280M Suit Against AMC Headed to Trial

Author: Eriq Gardner

Date: December 10, 2018

Original Source: Hollywood Reporter

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‘Walking Dead’ Co-Creator Frank Darabont’s $280M Suit Against AMC Headed to Trial

Walking Dead¬†creator Frank Darabont and CAA will head to trial against AMC in a massive lawsuit over the mega-hit zombie series after a New York judge largely denied summary judgment motions on Monday. The decision represents somewhat of a favorable development for AMC, which is alleged to have cheated profit participants through self-dealing agreements and underhanded accounting. The judge in the case denied Darabont’s bid to declare that when AMC imputes license fees, it must be fair-market value. The judge sees a fact question with respect to contractual interpretation of the key issue in the case, and so the ultimate determination will eventually be tried before a jury.

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