Activision Ends 'Call Of Duty' Contract Row With Ex-Employees

Law360, New York (May 31, 2012, 11:08 PM EDT) -- Activision Blizzard Inc. reached a settlement Thursday to resolve its dispute with the creators of blockbuster videogame "Call of Duty,” who had accused Activision of firing them to avoid paying millions of dollars in royalties from the game.

Activision did not disclose the terms of the settlement in a statement announcing the resolution of the dispute, saying only that the terms were confidential and that it did not expect the “one-time charges” connected to the settlement to have a significant impact on its earnings outlook this...
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