Calif. Appeals Court Upholds Mattel Board Game Win

Law360, Los Angeles (October 29, 2013, 10:20 PM EDT) -- A California appeals court on Tuesday upheld Mattel's win in a lawsuit over its alleged failure to abide by a licensing contract for the board game Outburst: The Game of Verbal Explosions, ruling that all the damages the plaintiff is seeking are either not recoverable or barred by the contract. 

A three-judge panel upheld Los Angeles County Superior Court Judge Kevin Brazile's judgment against game licensor Hersch & Co., which followed a nonsuit on its breach of implied covenant of good faith and fair dealing claim...
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