Viacom CEO Seeks Quick Trial Over Ouster From Redstone Trust

  • Sumner Redstone’s trust controls $40 billion media empire
  • Governance of Viacom and CBS hangs in balance, Dauman says

Redstone Names New Trustees: Is Paramount Sale in Doubt?

Viacom Inc. Chief Executive Officer Philippe Dauman wants to go to trial by the end of September to resolve a dispute over his removal from a trust of the company’s controlling shareholder Sumner Redstone in an escalating battle over the billionaire’s estate .

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