The RIAA may be cracking down on pirates, but the legal options for online music continue to grow as Web portal Yahoo! expands its Launch music brand to Europe and peer-to-peer network Kazaa has…
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Victoria Riskin has decided to seek a second two-year term as president of the Writers Guild of America, West, and will face Eric Hughes in her re-election bid.
Twentieth Century Fox Intl. has named Deborah Morrison senior VP of finance.
Less than three weeks after he posted a copy of Universal's "The Hulk" on the Internet, Kerry Gonzalez, 25, of Hamilton, N.J., pleaded guilty to a federal charge of felony copyright infringement.
Florida Gov. Jeb Bush signed a studio-backed bill Tuesday extending state laws against cable and satellite theft to cover new forms of distribution such as the Internet.
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A very American dynamic duo of Mickey Mouse and Coca-Cola dominated events Wednesday at the European exhibition trade show Cinema Expo.
Channel 4's effective No. 2, director of television Tim Gardam, announced Wednesday that he will leave the web at the end of the year.
Discovery Communications is preparing to boost its spending on documentary programming and put the accent on high-definition delivery.
Online music swappers beware: Starting this week, the next file you download could be a subpoena. After months of dancing around the issue of prosecuting individual cyberpirates, the Recording…