A federal court here yesterday delayed the effective date of a rule designed to limit "indecent" programming on cable-leased access channels.
Ousted Epic Prods. Inc. president Andrew Pfeffer is suing Credit Lyonnais Bank Nederland for severance pay, just one month after a federal judge appointed a special master to monitor Epic's…
Members of the Writers Guild of America, West, will soon be asked whether they want to affiliate with the AFL-CIO, taking the step that their sister guild , the Writers Guild of America, East, took…
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Officials within the Writers Guild of America, West, are trying to reach a compromise between two initiatives that seek to change the process for Guild elections.
Former Kiss drummer Peter Criss yesterday settled his libel suit against the Star.
Industrial Light & Magic, George Lucas' special effects arm, has forged a unique alliance with that market's leading computer-maker, Silicon Graphics Inc.
In a unanimous decision, the executive board of the Writers Guild of America, West, has recommended to its health plan trustees to extend insurance coverage to same-sex couples.
In what amounts to a passing of the torch, David L. Wolper has become chairman of the Wolper Organization, shifting the title of president of his production company to his son, Mark, who's been a…
Warner Bros. has been ordered to pay $ 1.6 million to the family of James Dean and their agent, Curtis Management Group, related to a suit the studio had lost (Daily Variety, July 17, 1992) over the…
Legislation that would require health notices on beer and wine ads will seriously hurt local broadcasters and encourage the migration of sports programming to cable TV, National Assn. of Broadcasters…
John Quested, chief executive of Goldcrest Films and TV, has been charged by London's Serious Fraud Office with conspiracy to "cause loss to others by falsifying documents made or required for an…