Australia's major investment managers and the brokerage community on Monday attacked News Corp. Ltd.'s proposed super voting shares as an erosion of rights of small shareholders.
Pacific Telesis Group, joining most of the nation’s other telcos, filed suit to provide video programming to customers in its telephone service area. The suit, filed in federal court in San Jose…
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Carlton Communications has launched a T624 million ($ 924 million) takeover bid for Central Independent TV, the most profitable company in the ITV network.
The battle for Paramount Communications will have at least one more go-round in court. The Delaware Supreme Court Monday said it will hear an appeal -- brought by Paramount and Viacom -- of the…
Keenen Ivory Wayans has sued fellow comedian/filmmaker Robert Townsend for using a segment of an HBO special that featured Wayans on Townsend's Fox Broadcasting Co. series "Townsend Television"…
Claiming yet another Kim Basinger-like "oral" agreement, Trimark Pictures has filed a $ 1 million lawsuit against Motion Picture Corp. of America, Civilizations Prods. and Turner Pictures for…
Multi-billionaire Ronald Perelman, building a growing media empire, will pool three of his entertainment companies and raise money to expand even more.
The FCC will continue to enforce regulations against broadcast indecency, but only between the hours of 6 a.m. and 8 p.m., interim FCC chairman James Quello said.
Carolco Pictures Inc. said it is offering to buy 13% senior subordinated notes due 1996 at $ 1,000 principal amount of notes for $ 1,000 plus $ 10.68 in accrued and unpaid interest to and including…
Alliance Communications Corp. said it has acquired the 200+-title Samuel Goldwyn library for Canadian distribution. Terms weren’t disclosed. Library includes pix “Tom Jones,””South Pacific,” France’s…
France's stock market watchdog launched an official investigation Friday into the recent dramatic price movements of Euro Disney shares.