Jay Leno Sued Over Mitt Romney Joke by Religious Group

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Conan/Leno madness: the 5 big unanswered legal questions

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and we're not talking about what's replacing Jay Leno at 10 pm. Tags: Contracts & Riders Dealmaking Television By Eriq Gardner NBC may be on the verge of more "Law & Order".and NBC brass and Conan O'Brien reportedly have reached a detente, with Conan said to be.

Conan/Leno madness: parsing the legal ramifications

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By Eriq Gardner and Matthew Belloni Does Conan O'Brien's contract give NBC the right to bump him to 12:05 to make room for Jay Leno at 11:35? Tags: Contracts & Riders Television That's the $40 million legal question hovering over O'Brien's open defiance of NBC's.

No Strike Waivers For TV Yet But Web Start Ups Tempt Writers

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Variety’s Dave McNary reported that the WGA rejected requests for strike waivers by the Golden Globes and Oscar telecasts today.

No Strike Waivers For TV Yet But Web Start Ups Tempt Writers

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Variety’s Dave McNary reported that the WGA rejected requests for strike waivers by the Golden Globes and Oscar telecasts today.

Is SAG Becoming Irrelevant?

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SAG, and all actors, are also threatened by the continuing rise of non-scripted primetime programming such as reality, game shows, and even Jay Leno’s talk show , but even here, advantage AFTRA: the hosts and celebrity judges of such shows are generally covered by AFTRA contracts. increases per year in union TV and theatrical minimums.

ENTERTAINMENT LITIGATION: UPDATE ON PROTECTING CELEBRITIES

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Instead of hiding from the scandal, Grant kept his media appointments -- particularly his interview on the Tonight Show with Jay Leno. Tags: Film News Television TAKING A LESSON FROM BASEBALL'S STEROID SCANDALS The task of protecting celebrities from public humiliation is difficult and complex.

Can Conan Abide by His Exit Agreement?

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time slot (he was previously in the 11:30 time slot), abandoning all scripted primetime dramas and creating The Jay Leno Show.

Conan Gets $32.5 Million, But No Triumph

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Publice appearance by Triumph, the Insult Comic Dog. NBC agreed to a deal under which O’Brien is to receive $32.5 – Jeremy Francis.

Hollywood Labor Roundup

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Leno Haled Into WGA Court. Jay Leno is facing the music for writing his own material during the WGA strike, which the WGA contends was a violation of strike. Keeping you up to date on miscellaneous goings-on in the world of Hollywood labor, here’s what’s happened in the last week or so: SAG Commercials Negotiations.

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CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR SUNDANCE FILMMAKERS

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The FCC concluded that the interview segments of “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno” qualify for the bona fide news interview exemption and are therefore exempt from equal opportunities. Desire is a burning sickness for Rae, while making her the white-trash sexual target of every man and boy in her small Tennessee town. World Premiere.

CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR SUNDANCE FILMMAKERS

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The FCC concluded that the interview segments of “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno” qualify for the bona fide news interview exemption and are therefore exempt from equal opportunities. Desire is a burning sickness for Rae, while making her the white-trash sexual target of every man and boy in her small Tennessee town. World Premiere.