Redstone Can’t Avoid Suit Over Removal of Viacom Directors

  • Delaware judge rejects Redstone’s request to dismiss lawsuit
  • Trial over Viacom directors’ removal scheduled for October

Sumner Redstone.

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Billionaire Sumner Redstone can’t avoid a lawsuit challenging his removal of directors from the board of Viacom Inc. At least not yet, a judge ruled.

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