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Ubisoft claims win over Vivendi’s hostile takeover in board election

Ubisoft evidently won a victory today over French media company Vivendi in its attempt to thwart a hostile takeover, as the French publisher’s board of directors approved its slate of candidates in the annual meeting. A spokesperson for Ubisoft, the makers of blockbusters such as Tom Clancy’s The Division, Watch Dogs 2, and Assassin’s Creed for […]
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