Kerkorian gets access to DaimlerChrysler interview


FRANKFURT, Feb 28 (Reuters) - Lawyers for U.S. billionaire Kirk Kerkorian said late on Thursday they had won access to evidence they believe proves DaimlerChrysler misled shareholders about its 1998 merger, supporting their $8 billion lawsuit. Kerkorian sued the group's senior managers through his holding firm Tracinda Corp. in November 2000, alleging that they dubbed the deal between Daimler-Benz and Chrysler "a merger of equals" when in fact they were seeking to relegate Chrysler to a ...

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