Matsushita Electric Industrial Co. won its fourth consecutive Dentsu Advertising Grand Award last week for its superior performance in its overall advertising campaign. The electronics giant picked…
Former "Seinfeld" scribe Carol Leifer has prevailed in a lawsuit that accused her of lifting an idea from a short film for the subplot of an episode of the hit NBC sitcom.
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With the breach-of-contract case against John Travolta headed for trial July 14, lawyers are again asking that perennial Hollywood question: "When's a deal a deal?"
A spokesperson for the German media heavyweight Bertelsmann AG denied reports in the German daily Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung that it plans to buy U.S. publisher McGraw-Hill Inc.
Death Row Records co-founder Marion (Suge) Knight must answer questions about the label's finances when attorneys interview him in prison next month, a judge ruled.
Bertelsmann AG will dilute its 50% share in CLT-Ufa, Europe's largest TV and radio house, in a deal bringing in German newspaper group Westdeutsche Allgemeine Zeitung (WAZ), it was confirmed Tuesday.
Ticketmaster has purchased the outstanding 50% equity interest in its Ticketmaster-Northwest joint venture for $12.5 million.
Cinar Films, the Montreal-based kids TV producer, has inked a deal to acquire educational publisher Carson-Dellosa Publishing Co. of Greensboro, N.C., for $40.5 million.
ABC, CBS and NBC are expected to get a reprieve from federal regulators today that will allow the major webs to preempt their educational kidvid shows on Saturday mornings for live sports programming.
Staving off a foreclosure sale on his project, developer Robert Maguire of Maguire Partners said Wednesday that he had reached an agreement in principle with two major investment banks for the…
Just as broadcast lobbyists and kidvid groups appear to be headed toward a final compromise on a new and improved TV content code, creative guilds threatened Wednesday to take that rating system to…