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Gawker Media Group will head to bankruptcy court Monday in hopes of putting itself up for sale following a crippling legal judgment. The media company will ask the Manhattan bankruptcy court to sign off not only on its sale timeline, but also the stalking horse, or lead, offer from Ziff Davis LLC. Gawker, which publishes blogs under the banners of Gizmodo, Jalopnik and Jezebel, filed for bankruptcy…

Lawsuit of the week: Hootsuite CEO blindsided key employee with termination announcement, suit claims Greg Gunn is suing Hootsuite Media Inc. for wrongful dismissal, claiming the company breached his employment contract by terminating him as a vice-president of new product growth without proper notice. Gunn filed a notice of civil claim in BC Supreme Court…

Gawker Media Group will head to bankruptcy court Monday in hopes of putting itself up for sale following a crippling legal judgment. The media company will ask the Manhattan bankruptcy court to sign off not only on its sale timeline, but also the stalking horse, or lead, offer from Ziff Davis LLC. Gawker, which publishes blogs under the banners of Gizmodo, Jalopnik and Jezebel, filed for bankruptcy…