Warner Bros. has settled out of court with J2 Communications and agreed to pay approximately $ 80,000 in damages in a fraud suit, sources said.
To showbiz operatives who create product as different as "Jurassic Park" and "Remains of the Day," the Bell companies seem about as distinctive as oatmeal. They all do the same thing: make the phones…
Paramount Communications' board of directors on Monday unanimously recommended that shareholders reject the revised offer from QVC Network Inc. and not tender any of their shares to the company.
An attorney representing Philip L. DeGuere Jr., the writer/producer who is suing CBS over a pay-or-play deal that went sour, is seeking to disqualify the judge who will preside over the trial.
Revenue doubled, but income slipped 20% at Intl. Family Entertainment Inc. as the company incurred start-up costs for the Cable Health Club, a new network; a United Kingdom version of the Family…
A week after being unceremoniously ousted from his offices on the Paramount lot, producer David Kirkpatrick has launched an all-out legal attack, filing a tell-all suit Monday against Paramount…
The nation's regional telephone companies got the Supreme Court's go-ahead Monday to continue offering information services such as home shopping, stock reports and electronic yellow pages.
IATSE, knee-deep in contract negotiations with the producers alliance, plans to make Whoopi with several thousand members Saturday at an outdoor "solidarity" rally in Burbank.
The Federal Trade Commission on Monday voted to challenge QVC Network's proposed acquisition of Paramount Communications, but the agency said the deal may proceed as long as Tele-Communications Inc…
With no releases in the third quarter, Carolco's revenues slid, but the indie also managed to curb its losses. For its results, the feature film division relied on the foreign B.O. of "Basic…