Nearly 150 small cable TV operators are blanketing D.C. this week in hopes of obtaining relief from a morass of new Federal Communications Commission regulations stemming from passage of the 1992…
Kiwi and Aussie broadcast holdings contributed to buoyant third-quarter results for Manitoba-based CanWest Global Communications, according to topper Izzy Asper. Net earnings jumped 44.6% over the…
A little more than three months after hiring Saatchi & Saatchi as its advertising agency, Savoy Pictures has jettisoned the firm and hired DMB&B.
House telecommunications subcommittee chairman Ed Markey (D-Mass.) has named David Nemtzow as his senior staffer in charge of mass media issues.
A major volley in record retailers' fight for the right to sell used compact discs was fired Monday as a major West Coast chain filed suit against the country's four largest record distribution arms.
After months of wrangling with media watchdogs over alleged antitrust violations, Leo Kirch's Sat 1 TV web has won the right to stay on terrestrial frequencies in the key Nordrhein-Westfalen region…
An improving economy should boost communications industry advertiser spending over the next five years. But maturation of 1980s technologies -- which fueled expansion in cable, homevideo and music…
Seattle-based indie label Sub Pop on Friday filed a $ 12 million suit against Caroline Records Inc. claiming that the company skimmed more than $ 1.5 million from a distribution agreement over a…
President Clinton is being urged by two national women's organizations to appoint a woman to fill the Federal Communications Commission slot left vacant by the departure of Republican Sherrie…
Regal Cinemas, the exhibitor that recently went public, produced a theater-level cash flow of 21.3%. It is on par with regional rival Carmike Cinemas. A July 12 story indicated otherwise.