Magazine article Screen International

Weinstein Company Sale Remains Uncertain

Magazine article Screen International

Weinstein Company Sale Remains Uncertain

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Former president reportedly plans lawsuit while potential buyers meet New York State Attorney General.

David Glasser

The future of The Weinstein Company (TWC) remained uncertain this week with several new developments in the aftermath of the alleged sexual harassment scandal surrounding Harvey Weinstein.

On Wednesday, the investment group led by Maria Contreras-Sweet and Ron Burkle that has been trying to acquire TWC for $500m met with New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, whose lawsuit against TWC recently caused sale talks to stall.

The meeting was reportedly described by insiders as “productive,” with an increase in the size of the compensation fund for Weinstein’s accusers among the topics of discussion. …

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