Sen. Paul Simon bluntly told members of the broadcast industry Monday that either they must exercise greater self-restraint in regard to violent programming or Congress will step in and do it for…
Songwriters and music publishers are aligning against Recording Industry Assn. of America-backed legislation that would establish a new digital performance right in sound recordings.
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A copyright trade group representing U.S. film and recording industries is warning the Clinton administration not to relax its tough trade treatment of Thailand.
Gordon Bressack was nominated by the Writers Guild of America West’s official nominating committee to run for a board seat, while Robert J. Elisberg is running for the board by petition; the…
After weeks of banter about television violence, more than 400 members of the industry will hole up in Beverly Hills today for a daylong conference on the issue, which is skedded to include a keynote…
Tom Ross, the head of Creative Artists Agency's music department, has filed a multimillion-dollar suit against his former business manager Craig Wald, alleging that the man illegally invested and…
Four major record companies violated antitrust laws by threatening to withhold business from stores that sell used compact discs, a federal lawsuit claims.
Fox-owned WNYW-TV in New York Thursday axed a staffer who had filed a $ 1 million federal discrimination suit against the station (Daily Variety, July 28 ).
The White House is expected today to name actress Jane Alexander as President Clinton's nominee to head the National Endowment for the Arts.
An open letter to participants in today's TV violence summit: I am glad the television industry has called today's summit on TV violence. Parents throughout the nation hold high expectations for the…
Hollywood madam Heidi Fleiss says she will sell her story for $ 1 million and name every high-powered customer of her prostitution business. That client list is rumored to include some of Hollywood's…
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