Pearson, the expansionist British mediagroup, has staked its claim to become a major player in the interactive entertainment market by agreeing to pay $ 462 million for the Northern California firm…
Gov. Pete Wilson has made a plea to the People's Republic of China to enforce copyright laws protecting movies, books, computer software and music created in the U.S. and shipped abroad.
Because an insufficient number of notes were tendered by the March 31 deadline, Carolco Pictures Inc. must cancel its tender offer and will return all of the 13% senior subordinated notes that were…
Accusing KCBS-TV of violating a 1988 Hispanic hiring agreement, National Hispanic Media Coalition president Esther Renteria has vowed to file a Federal Communications Commission complaint in 30 days…
French pay TV giant Canal Plus has reported net profit for 1993 rose to 1.2 billion francs ($ 206 million), an 8.9% increase from the previous 12 months.
Hoping to take a big megabyte out of the interactive business, a Silicon Valley law firm and a ritzy showbiz legal shop have joined forces to create a team of specialists to service customers…
Still licking his wounds after three years, Giancarlo Parretti is back banging on the lion's cage. An attorney for the Italian businessman filed a $ 3.9 billion lawsuit as the court closed Wednesday…
In a year when Time Warner Inc. posted its best quarter ever, Time Warner chief executive Gerald M. Levin saw his 1993 bonus soar 60% to $ 4 million.
Credit Lyonnais' massive 1993 loss of 6.9 billion francs ($ 1.2 billion) has claimed a surprise victim, with reports that former bank chairman Jean-Yves Haberer has been sacked from his new job…
The Rank Organisation has announced the closure of Rank Retail Services America, its Pittsburgh-based video and audio rackjobbing business.