Laura Cook has been upped to senior veepee of legal affairs for 20th Century Fox, and of business and legal affairs for FoxVideo.
She moves into that position from being vice president of legal affairs since 1991.
Cook will be responsible for managing worldwide legal affairs for FoxVideo, including its subsidiaries and licensees in nearly 40 countries, and for overseeing FoxVideo’s interests in the CBS/FoxVideo partnership.
She joined Fox in 1990, moving over from private practice in Florida. She was a member of the Fox team that handled the 1991 restructuring of Fox’s video business, including the move from New York to Los Angeles and the assumption of CBS/FoxVideo’s international operations.
Cook is a member of the California, New York and Florida state bars.