Today's Hard|Forum Post
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Thursday March 24, 2016

Ubisoft Uses Talent Exodus Threat To Thwart Hostile Vivendi

These two are still going at it? I thought they put all this hostile takeover stuff to rest a while back.

French video-game maker Ubisoft Entertainment is counting on a handful of creative employees who’ve made blockbuster titles -- and billions of dollars for the company -- to thwart an unwelcome approach by a billionaire and his media conglomerate. The message to Vincent Bollore and Vivendi SA: Back off or the talent will leave and you’ll end up buying an empty shell.