This excerpt taken from the ATVI 10-K filed May 30, 2008.
THE COURT HAS MADE NO FINDINGS OR DETERMINATIONS CONCERNING THE MERITS OF THE ACTIONS. THE RECITATION OF THE BACKGROUND AND CIRCUMSTANCES OF THE SETTLEMENT CONTAINED HEREIN DOES NOT CONSTITUTE THE FINDINGS OF THE COURT. IT IS BASED ON REPRESENTATIONS MADE TO THE COURT BY COUNSEL FOR THE PARTIES.
Notice is hereby provided to you of the proposed settlement (the Settlement) of shareholder derivative litigation summarized in this Notice and set forth in the Settling Parties Stipulation of Settlement (the Stipulation). This Notice is provided by Order of the United States District Court for the Central District of California, Western Division (the Court). It is not an expression of any opinion by the Court. It is to notify you of the terms of the proposed Settlement, and your rights related thereto. Except for any terms specifically defined herein, this Notice incorporates by reference the definitions in the Stipulation, and all terms used herein shall have the same meanings as set forth in the Stipulation.