File-swapper Kazaa fired off an aggressive counterclaim against Hollywood and the record labels this week, alleging that they colluded to put the netco out of business rather than work with it to…
Arnold Schwarzenegger will receive the lifetime achievement award at the Intl. Cinematographers Guild's 40th annual Publicists Awards.
Canuck opposition to foreign control of the media is growing, as the Government mulls plans to open up the market.
Vivendi Universal's lingering legal wounds continue to dog the company, just as it starts moving down the road to recovery with an improved balance sheet and disposal strategy.
The Producers Guild of America is launching an aggressive East Coast recruitment drive to significantly expand the 52-year-old organization's membership base and boost its clout with broadcasters.
Spelling more trouble for FCC chair Michael Powell, two influential U.S. senators -- one Republican, one Democrat -- on Tuesday warned the top regulator against relaxing television ownership rules…
Taiwan's tougher protection of intellectual property rights has not deterred pirates -- a recent police raid on a warehouse turned up DVDs of the new James Bond picture "Die Another Die" that end…
The Intl. Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees has reached a multistate deal with commercial producers aimed at bringing more of the work under a single contract.
Producers and retailers of counterfeit goods could face jail or heavy fines as part of the European Union crackdown on piracy unveiled Tuesday.
AOL Time Warner formally kicks off earnings season for media and entertainment stocks Wednesday, after a flurry of guidance figures and a few cautionary notes from analysts about 2003 prospects have…