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Summer Redstone Lawyer Fires Back at Ex's Lawsuit: "Preposterous," "Lies"

The Viacom executive chairman's mental competency is being challenged in an explosive probate case. read more

Sony Hack Settlement Gets Judge's Preliminary Approval

A federal judge has also conditionally certified the class action alleging Sony was negligent in its handling of personal information. read more

ESPN Demands End to Libel Lawsuit Over Sex Abuse Story

A 2011 report about an assistant coach at Syracuse University changed the network's guidelines on reporting about criminal allegations. read more

Hollywood Reporter Tops National Arts & Entertainment Journalism Awards With 51 Noms

THR's Gary Baum and Lacey Rose are both in contention for journalist of the year; stories on Shonda Rhimes, Joel Silver, publicist Nanci Ryder; Oscar-season roundtable videos among the pieces with nods. read more

China's Wanda Eyeing IPO of Film Operations

"Our theater assets have been listed and we also want to list the filmmaking and publication assets," chairman Wang Jianlin says in a magazine interview. read more

David Letterman's Company Hit With Contract Lawsuit From Lee Gabler

Gabler, a former co-chairman of CAA, claims Letterman's company "inexplicably" stopped paying him in March. read more

MPAA Wins $10.5 Million and Injunction in MovieTube Lawsuit

The member studios now will try to figure out who operated the streaming sites. read more

UTA Signs Rising Star Joey King (Exclusive)

The 'Independence Day: Resurgence' actress will headline upcoming YA adaptation 'Stargirl.' read more

Comcast's Ad Sales Investigated by Justice Department

The focus of the inquiry is whether the cable giant is bullying other rival pay TV providers into using its sales force. read more

Judge Leans Against "Reese Witherspoon" as a Protectable Slogan

The actress is suing over imitation jewelry, but has encountered a strong challenge to her trademark claims. read more

Shailene Woodley Headed to UTA With Ex-Paradigm Agent (Exclusive)

Ryan Bartlett, who reps the ‘Divergent’ star, is parting ways with Paradigm. read more

Kicking Copyright Pirates Off the Internet Gains Traction

A leading ISP suffers a huge legal setback, then is hit with a lawsuit from its insurer. read more

Universal's Foreign-Release Guru on French Box Office, Why 'Fifty Shades' Didn't Work in Japan

Duncan Clark, president of distribution at Universal Pictures International, discusses the impact of the Paris attacks and what it takes to set global records. read more

'London Fields' Producer Now Facing Investor's Fraud and Larceny Lawsuit

Chris Hanley is accused of diverting money meant for the film and never intending to make promised payments. read more

NFL Targets Massive Payday in Thursday Night TV Deal

A long-term pact is expected as NBCU seeks to outbid CBS and others for the last major sports package available for years. read more

Spanish Courts Probing Film Subsidy Fraud Allegations

Spain's Film Institute suspects producers and exhibitors have inflated box-office figures to qualify for subsidies. read more

Fox, Time Warner, Comcast Dragged Into Legal Mess Surrounding Daily Fantasy Sports

The media companies — backers of DraftKings and FanDuel — are among the defendants in a new racketeering lawsuit. read more

Laurene Powell Jobs Among Buyers of News Corp's Digital Education Business

News Corp announced the sale of Amplify, which made educational tablets for schools, in October. read more

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