Top officials of the Screen Actors Guild will address their concerns at an internal meeting today over performers' lack of protection in international treaties designed to protect copyright holders…
The House voted 345-85 in favor a final budget agreement Wednesday that includes a provision that will provide every TV station in the country with a second channel to launch a digital service.
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The Justice Dept. on Wednesday asked a federal judge in New York to amend a 47-year-old consent decree so that ASCAP can begin collecting home-taping royalties in other countries.
While nobody knows if parents will find the new and expanded TV program ratings code user-friendly, it's becoming clear that with up to 45 separate possible permutations --- consider PGMA (VDL), for…
Univision Communications Inc. has reported its second-quarter profit soared 77% and revenue jumped 25%, thanks to station acquisitions and improved advertising revenue share.
In a sign that a deal is proceeding as scheduled, the Los Angeles Dodgers received permission Wednesday from Major League Baseball's ownership committee to draft an agreement for the sale of the team…
After all its wheeling and dealing, Tele-Communications Inc. (TCI) will be staying in Argentina.
Americast, BellSouth and DirecTV complained to Congress on Tuesday that cablers are trying to hoard programming in an effort to impede competition in the multichannel distribution business.
The balanced budget agreement, which the House and Senate are expected to formally approve as early as today, seals a multibillion-dollar bonanza for broadcasters, who are being handed a huge chunk…
US West Media Group reported a 16% increase in operating cash flow in the second quarter, but depreciation and amortization costs associated with its November 1996 acquisition of Continental…
Paragon Entertainment Corp. took control of the Lacewood Group Tuesday after the Ottawa-based animation house failed to meet Monday night's deadline to pay off its debts.