1. Viacom Chief Philippe Dauman says Sumner Redstone has Removed him from Trust

    Viacom Chief Philippe Dauman says Sumner Redstone has Removed him from Trust

    he fight for control over Sumner M. Redstone's $40 billion media empire escalated significantly on Friday night.

    In an unexpected development, Philippe P. Dauman , the chief executive of Viacom , was informed that Mr. Redstone had removed him and George Abrams from the trust that will control his companies after he dies or is declared incompetent. Mr. Abrams is a longtime director at Viacom...

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    1. They are a shameful effort by Shari Redstone to seize control by unlawfully using her ailing father Sumner Redstone's name and signature.
    2. As she knows, and as court proceedings and other facts have demonstrated, Sumner Redstone now lacks the capacity to have taken these steps.
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