4Kids Gets Amped-Up 'Yu-Gi-Oh!' Asset Sale Approved

Law360, New York (June 26, 2012, 4:23 PM EDT) -- A New York bankruptcy judge on Tuesday approved 4Kids Entertainment Inc.'s plan to sell assets to two companies, 4K Acquisition Corp. and KidsCo Media Ventures LLC, following the June 5 adjournment of an auction that saw competing bids dramatically increase the sale price.

U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Shelley C. Chapman approved 4Kids' motion to sell free and clear of liens its assets related to the popular Japanese animated show “Yu-Gi-Oh!”, echoing praise from the counsel for the official committee of unsecured creditors of the asset purchase agreement...
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