Lionsgate Accuses Icahn Of Double-Crossing

Law360, New York (December 6, 2010, 5:09 PM EST) -- Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. has renewed its charge against billionaire investor Carl Icahn, Brett Icahn and other members of the Icahn group, accusing them of double-crossing Lionsgate and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Inc. in a secret plot to profit handsomely from a merger between the two.

Lionsgate, a leading independent film and television studio that produces the television show "Mad Men" and produced the Oscar-winning film "Precious," filed an amended complaint Friday in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, days before Lionsgate shareholders decide...
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