The U.S. Justice Dept., just three weeks after Janet Reno was sworn in as Attorney General, has moved to strike down a 1992 court ruling that found the decency clause used by the National Endowment…
ITC Entertainment Group is expected to name former Spelling and Viacom executive Jules Haimovitz as president and chief executive officer, company sources confirmed yesterday.
MGM Grand Inc.'s board nominated retired Chrysler chairman Lee A. Iacocca and Nevada banking pioneer E. Parry Thomas as directors. Iacocca's nomination underscores his close ties with investor Kirk…
The former in-house lawyer for Home Shopping Network Inc. claims in a lawsuit he was fired over attempts to disclose financial improprieties at the company.
Marky Mark avoided a criminal trial yesterday by settling a civil lawsuit filed by a man who says the rapper broke his jaw.
DON & JERRY & MIKEY OVITZ: Move over, Credit Lyonnais, and make room for producers Don Simpson and Jerry Bruckheimer! After never having had agents before, the producing duo just signed on with…
Actor Jeremy Miller has sued his former accountant and financial advisor for allegedly mismanaging his assets.
For a record third consecutive term, Ronny Cunningham has been re-elected as business agent for Prop Local 44 of the Intl. Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees.
New Line Cinema Corp. is seeking a court order barring rival Cinema Line Films Corp. from using trademarks that it claims are confusingly similar.
The German media empire of Leo Kirch and the regulatory system that allowed him to piece it together have come under the scrutiny of the country's media watchers and politicians, not to mention its…
A top aide to President Clinton said Friday the new adminstration will insist that the Federal Communications Commission enforce rules requiring broadcasters to meet the educational needs of children.