Digital Domain http://wlrn.org en State Asks For Half A Million To Reclaim $20 Million From Bankrupt Company http://wlrn.org/post/state-asks-half-million-reclaim-20-million-bankrupt-company <p></p><p></p><p></p><p>The Florida Department of Economic Opportunity&nbsp;is asking state lawmakers for half a million dollars in order to recoup a $20-million investment in the now-defunct digital animation studio, Digital Domain.</p><p></p><p>And according to local experts, Florida has a tough fight ahead to get its money back.</p><p></p><p>The state originally gave Digital Domain $20 million in incentives in order to lure the company--and jobs--to Port St. Lucie. Four months ago, the firm filed for bankruptcy, shut down and let go 300 Florida workers.</p><p></p> Tue, 29 Jan 2013 19:00:00 +0000 Arianna Prothero 8469 at http://wlrn.org State Asks For Half A Million To Reclaim $20 Million From Bankrupt Company