Former Maker Studios CEO sues to block sale to Disney
Danny Zappin and three other co-founders of the company filed a lawsuit in L.A. Superior Court this week seeking a temporary injunction to block an April 15 shareholder vote approving the MCN's acquisition by Disney.
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