Brian Walton, executive director of the Writers Guild of America West, made a rare appearance on the union's electronic bulletin board this week in a candid and sometimes humorous attempt to open the…
Tele-Communications Inc. is reaping enormous benefits from its foray into new technology. The nation's largest MSO saw its stock soar 7.4% yesterday after a presentation to institutional investors…
The Writers Guild of America West is reviving its outreach meetings program for members.
On Command Video Corp., a unit of Comasat Video Enterprises, said it has filed a patent infringement lawsuit against Spectradyne Corp., alleging that it is using patented On Command technology to…
Shaw Cablesystems Ltd. said in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission that it has increased its interest in Intl. Cablecasting Technologies Inc. to 9.5%.
NABET employees at station KMEX have ratified a new four-year contract, calling for a 14% increase for engineers and 17% increase for production.
Marleah Leslie, formerly comedy VP at Jonas Public Relations, has formed Marleah Leslie & Associates.
The Federal Communications Commission has upheld a $ 5,000 fine levied against ABC affiliate KESQ-TV, Palm Springs, for violating equal employment opportunity rules.
Liberty Media Corp.'s proposed investment in Home Shopping Network has drawn the wrath of Sen. Howard Metzenbaum (D-Ohio).
Booth American Co. said it has completed the purchase of the remaining 50% interest in two partnerships equally owned with Heritage American Inc., a unit of Tele-Communications Inc.
It took eight years to do it, but in 1992 Rainbow Advertising Sales Corp., the advertising sales wing of Cablevision Systems Corp., cracked the $ 100 million mark in annual sales, up 32% over a…