Apparently a private server for World of Warcraft started to use a type of micro-transaction for in-game items and Blizzard got pissy and sued. The settlement? 88 million dollars.
United States Dollars
How in Shoemaker's name could anyone expect that money to ever be payed off?
"A judge in the California Central District Court ruled Thursday that Scapegaming, also known as Alyson Reeves, has lost its lawsuit against Blizzard. Scapegaming had set up private Blizzard servers that included a microtransactions market. Blizzard sued them in October 2009 for copyright infringement."The total reward of $88,594,589 comes from $3,053,339 of inappropriate profits, $63,600 of attorney's fees, and $85,478,600 of statutory damages. "