Countersuit In 'Anger Management' Row Is Meritless, Atty Says

Law360, New York (June 13, 2012, 7:02 PM EDT) -- A countersuit lodged by former Walt Disney Studios chairman Joe Roth in a contract dispute with producer Jason Shuman over proceeds from shows such as "Anger Management" starring Charlie Sheen "strains credulity," an attorney for Shuman said Wednesday.

In a cross-complaint filed on June 4, Roth and his company Revolution Studios fired back against a $50 million breach of contract suit brought by producer Jason Shuman and Blue Star Entertainment in April. Roth claims that he was released from his obligations to Shuman for work the...
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