Universal Fires Back At TV Producer's Breach Claims

Law360, Los Angeles (June 26, 2012, 7:57 PM EDT) -- Universal City Studios Productions LLLP on Tuesday urged a California judge to throw out allegations it cheated producer Glen Larson out of profits from "Magnum P.I.," "Knight Rider" and other hit shows he developed, saying claims it breached his 35-year-old contract were brought too late.

"Sleeping Beauty slept for 100 years. Mr. Larson has been asleep for the last 35," Universal's attorney Scott Edelman told Los Angeles Superior Court Judge James R. Dunn on Tuesday, saying a four-year statute of limitations barred a suit by the...
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