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By Michele Gorman (January 31, 2020, 4:27 PM EST) -- The European Union fined NBCUniversal about $15.8 million for illegally blocking sales of merchandise linked to box office films, while discussions of a Ripple IPO created buzz about crypto-related floats.

These are some of the stories in corporate legal news you may have missed in the past week.​

EU Hits NBCUniversal With $15.8M Fine Over Merch License Deals

European Union antitrust regulators fined U.S. mass media company NBCUniversal €14.3 million ($15.8 million) Thursday for illegally blocking sales of merchandise linked to box office films across the bloc.

The European Commission opened an investigation into NBCUniversal LLC, a subsidiary of Comcast Corp., and several other companies in 2017...

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