The Securities & Exchange Commission on Thursday sued Gemstar-TV Guide's former CEO, Henry Yuen, and chief financial officer, Elsie Leung, for inflating revenue at the company by at least $223…
For Sen. Sam Brownback (R-Kansas), privacy apparently trumps piracy. The solon wants to make it far more difficult for everyone to force Internet service providers like Verizon to cough up names of…
Make that David 3, Goliath 0. Spike Lee parried another blow from Viacom Thursday when a New York State appeals court refused to stay an injunction preventing the conglom from renaming cabler TNN to…
Author J.K. Rowling sued the Daily News for $100 million Wednesday after the newspaper obtained an early copy of her new Harry Potter novel and published a preview, the book's U.S. publisher said.
The squabble over Spike continues to sting Viacom. On Tuesday, Viacom said in court papers that it had already initiated a $50 million national ad and marketing campaign, $30 million of which would…
Just when things were looking up for Penthouse Intl. -- its OTC stock, available since December, was trading high -- the Securities & Exchange Commission slapped the House of Guccione with an…
Even though most analysts believe Washington antitrust cops will ultimately approve News Corp.'s $6.6 billion deal with DirecTV, topper Rupert Murdoch has been put through the paces this week.
Sen. Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) was forced to backpedal Wednesday from statements he made in a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing in which he advocated the use of aggressive antipiracy technology…