'Columbo' Creators Can't Revive $70M Trial Win On Appeal

By Craig Clough (April 1, 2022, 7:31 PM EDT) -- A California state appeals court affirmed a lower court's ruling that wiped out a $70 million trial win by the creators of "Columbo" in a profits fight with Universal City Studios, agreeing with the trial judge that the jury was improperly allowed to interpret a key contract term....

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