Punitive damages should not be awarded when investigative reporters tell lies because such fibs have a long and honorable history, an attorney for ABC television said in a court hearing Monday.
TV personality Leeza Gibbons has filed an $8 million lawsuit against her former attorney for allegedly giving her advice that led to her being banned from doing infomercials.
An L.A. Superior Court judge ruled Monday in favor of attorneys for Jeffrey Katzenberg and ordered the Walt Disney Co. to turn over key documents requested by the former Disney Studios chairman, who…
Reed Elsevier, parent of Daily Variety, agreed Monday to acquire Walt Disney Co.'s trade magazine publisher Chilton Business Group for $447 million in cash.
Universal Studios has laid off between 40 and 60 of its employees in its information technical support division.
Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich (R-Ga.) has assured the TV industry that he'll block any new content legislation if they reach an agreement with kidvid groups on changes to the voluntary TV…
A federal judge declined to step in to keep dissident bondholders from taking control of Marvel Entertainment Inc. and the bondholders named new boards at both the comic-book publisher and its Toy…
A Costa Rican court handed down a prison sentence for the first time in a video piracy case. Previous cases have not required jail time.
Harvey Entertainment Co. said Friday it won $700,000 in damages in a suit against a former director, Jeffrey Franklin, and his company ATI Equities.
The Kirch Group took in DM1.396 billion ($807 million) in 1996, but spent DM1.704 billion ($985 million), German monthly Manager Magazine asserts in its July issue.