Posts Tagged ‘Noriega’
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Judge Throws Out Former Dictator Manuel Noriega's Suit Against Call of Duty

by Shawn Hopkinson 10/29/2014
  Former Panamanian Dictator Manuel Norieaga’s lawsuit against the makers of Call of Duty has been dismissed. Norieaga had claimed Activision Blizzard violated his publicity rights by using him as a character in Call of Duty: Black Ops II without his permission. But L.A. County Superior Court Judge William H. Fahey ruled that the depiction […]
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Rudy Giuliani Blasts Noriega Call of Duty Suit

by Shawn Hopkinson 09/24/2014
There was already a bit of a circus atmosphere surround former Panamanian dictator Manuel Noriega suing Activision for portraying him in Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 without his permission or compensation. Activision hiring former New York City mayor Rudy Giuliani to defend the case added everything but the elephants and peanuts, as a colorful […]