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…
Trimark Holdings Inc. announced it has purchased in excess of 321,000 shares of common stock on the open market over the past several months. The board of directors authorized management on Oct. 6 to…
Time Warner announced yesterday that it will create in excess of 1,000 additional summer jobs throughout the company's businesses this summer.
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…
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…
Actor Jeremy Miller has sued his former accountant and financial advisor for allegedly mismanaging his assets.
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.
ITC Entertainment Group is expected to name former Spelling and Viacom executive Jules Haimovitz as president and chief executive officer, company sources confirmed yesterday.
Marky Mark avoided a criminal trial yesterday by settling a civil lawsuit filed by a man who says the rapper broke his jaw.