Jakks grapples with WWE

A US court has dismissed WWE?s lawsuit against Jakks Pacific but the row looks set to rumble on.
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World Wrestling Entertainment had previously filed suit against Jakks, accusing the toy maker of bribery to win a lucrative licensing agreement for toys based on wrestling superstars.

Jakks said the US District Court for the Southern District of New York would dismiss the suit, although state court litigation between the two companies is still pending.

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