Latest Vince Zampella Stories

2010-04-13 06:50:00

On Monday, two studio executives that were fired by Activision and accused of inappropriately meeting with a rival company said that they would create games to be distributed exclusively by Electronic Arts Inc., according to the Associated Press (AP). Jason West and Vince Zampella have formed Respawn Entertainment, a development studio, and its games will be published and distributed by EA. West and Zampella will own the intellectual property they create.  The two sued Activision...

2010-04-09 19:37:00

In the news release, Statement by Robert Schwartz, Attorney for Jason West and Vince Zampella, issued 09-Apr-2010 by O'Melveny & Myers LLP over PR Newswire, we are advised by the company that the 2nd paragraph, last sentence, should read "The conversations with IW employees, talent agents, and others during these negotiations with Activision were conducted to see if Activision's proposal could work, and not in disrespect of their obligations to Activision." rather than " The conversations...

2010-04-09 17:21:00

LOS ANGELES, April 9 /PRNewswire/ -- O'Melveny & Myers LLP partner Robert M. Schwartz, the attorney representing Jason West and Vince Zampella, provided the following statement in response to Activision's counterclaim in the West & Zampella v. Activision case: The allegations Activision made today are false and outrageous. Just one example is Activision's allegation that Jason and Vince conspired to spin off Infinity Ward. Activision itself proposed spinning off Infinity Ward...

2010-03-03 21:36:00

LOS ANGELES, March 3 /PRNewswire/ -- O'Melveny & Myers LLP today filed in Los Angeles County Superior Court a lawsuit against Activision Publishing, Inc., on behalf of video game developers Jason West and Vince Zampella. West and Zampella developed two of the most successful videogames in history - Call of Duty and Modern Warfare - at the Infinity Ward studio, a company they co-founded in 2001. After its acquisition by Activision in November 2003, West and Zampella served as...

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