India TV Network Wants Nielsen To Face Corruption Suit In NY

Law360, New York (October 17, 2013, 5:24 PM EDT) -- A New York court should decide if Nielsen Holdings NV should answer for the pervasive corruption and monopolistic behavior at the Indian joint venture that implemented its ratings process, an Indian television news network's attorney told a state appeals court Thursday.

Thomas Souther of Pepper Hamilton LLP, who represents New Delhi Television Ltd., told an appeals court panel in Manhattan that a trial court judge was wrong to rule there wasn't enough of a connection to New York to keep the allegations — that Nielsen's affiliates...
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