PARIS, March 30, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --
Gameloft has filed a complaint today before the Court of Appeal of Paris against the clearance decision related to the takeover bid filed by Vivendi.
Gameloft has also brought before the First President of the Court of Appeal of Paris a request for a stay of execution of this clearance decision until the Court has rendered its judgment on the merits.
As part of this complaint, Gameloft cites Vivendi's non-compliance with the governing principles of takeover bids, as well as with the legal and regulatory obligations aiming to ensure transparency and to duly inform the market.
A leading publisher of digital and social games, Gameloft® has established itself as one of the top innovators in its field since 2000. Gameloft creates games for all digital platforms, and with a monthly audience of 166 million unique players offers advertisers a unique level of visibility and engagement through Gameloft Advertising Solutions. Gameloft operates its own established franchises such as Asphalt®, Order & Chaos, Modern Combat and Dungeon Hunter and also partners with major rights holders including Universal, Illumination Entertainment, Disney®, Marvel®, Hasbro®, Fox Digital Entertainment, Mattel® and Ferrari®. Gameloft is present on all continents, distributes its games in over 100 countries and employs 6,000 developers.
Gameloft is listed on NYSE Euronext Paris (NYSE Euronext: GFT.PA, Bloomberg: GFT FP, Reuters: GLFT.PA). Gameloft's sponsored Level 1 ADR (ticker: GLOFY) is traded OTC in the US.
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