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MarketWatch Sued for Review of Viacom Offer

(reg. req.) As is usually the case with every merger or buyout of a dotcom these days, MarketWatch is being sued by a shareholder seeking the appointment of an independent committee to review any potential bid for the company by Viacom.

Viacom said Thursday that it was planning to bid for the remainder of MarketWatch that it doesn’t already own.

For all the buzz on MarketWatch’s potential acquisition or sale, read our dedicated company section