'Call Of Duty' Fraud Claims Against Activision A Go

Law360, Los Angeles (June 14, 2011, 5:32 PM EDT) -- A California state judge ruled Tuesday that Activision Publishing Inc. had to defend against allegations that it defrauded two video game developers into staying on with the company long enough to complete the blockbuster video game “Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2."

“The court finds there are sufficient facts alleged to support the first cause of action for promissory fraud and the second cause of action for fraudulent inducement, so the court will overrule the demurrer and order Activision to answer the cross-complaint,” Judge Elihu Berle...
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