Congress put broadcasters on notice yesterday that TV station licenses will be placed in jeopardy unless the industry cleans up its act in the area of children's programming.
Walt Disney Co. saw its shares lose as much as 3% in value yesterday before rebounding in heavy trading to $ 45, down 50 cents.
Actress Whoopi Goldberg and the producers of a yet-to-be-made film have filed suits against each other over whether Goldberg actually agreed to appear in the film.
A Hamburg court ruled that German pubcaster ARD can continue airing "Motzki, " dismissing a German citizen's suit that claimed the comedy series disparaged eastern Germans.
ICM honcho Bill Block testified yesterday that he did not necessarily believe oral agreements could be legally binding and that, to his knowledge, Kim Basinger never had a deal to star in "Boxing…
Rep. Barney Frank (D-Mass.) is readying legislation that would allow directors to notify consumers of their objections if pix have been materially altered.
Two-year-old Metropolitan Talent Agency is likely to dissolve because of ongoing internal strife among its founding partners, sources reported yesterday.
Actress Geena Davis has sued writer Frank Sanello, claiming he authored a story and made up quotes attributed to her.
Landmark Distributors of New York has filed suit against Polygram Group Distributors, claiming defamation and injury to its business and asking $ 270, 000 plus additional amounts to be determined at…
Philips Electronics N.V. is putting its multimedia house in order. The Dutch consumer-electronics maker has created a new business group, Philips Software, and tapped Scott Marden, a Wall Street…