Former Fox Executive Sues Studio for Gender Discrimination, Sexual Harassment

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Movies Movies Television Business THR Online Twentieth Century Fox Television nsfsA company-appointed executive coach allegedly told the ex-vp to "lift up her skirt." read more. THR, Esq.

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Fox News Lawyer Takes Voluntary Leave Amid Lawsuits

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Television Television THR Online Fox News ChannelThe network confirmed reports of her leave Friday. read more. THR, Esq.

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Charles Payne, Fox News Sued by Political Commentator Who Says She Was Raped

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Fox News says her lawsuit is a "shameful" publicity stunt. Television Television THR Online Fox News ChannelScottie Hughes says she was raped, retaliated against and defamed. read more. THR, Esq.

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Fox Sports Underpays for Music Licenses, Claims Composer's Lawsuit

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Deyon Davis claims Fox uses music knowing it has no way of tracking how much it owes composers. Television Television Business THR Online 21st Century Fox Fox Sports Fox Sports 1 UFC

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Fox Accused in Lawsuit of Publishing Fake News at Trump's Behest

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A former homicide detective who investigated Seth Rich's murder accuses Fox News of fabricating quotes in an effort to help the president. Business Television Business THR Online Donald Trump Fox News Channel

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Vivica A. Fox Sued for Libel Over Male Stripper Show Comments

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The suit centers on competing exotic male review shows that followed two 'Chocolate City' films and a Lifetime reality series starring Fox. read more. THR, Esq. Culture Culture THR Online Vivica A.

Fox News Fights Claims of Defaming Bill O'Reilly's Accusers

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Fox News has filed old settlements over O'Reilly's conduct into the public record. The parties go to war over the First Amendment. read more. THR, Esq. Business Television Business THR Online

How Roger Ailes' Death Could Complicate Legal Claims Over His Fox News Tenure

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Television Television THR Online Fox News Channel Roger AilesThe internal investigation should be clear-cut, but lawsuits raise complex questions about hearsay. read more. THR, Esq. THR, Esq.

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Fox Settles Workplace Claims From Nearly 20 Individuals

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Douglas Wigdor, the attorney representing more individuals against 21st Century Fox than anyone else, makes a big deal, but two of his clients — Rod Wheeler and Scottie Hughes — aren't ready to drop claims.

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Disney Would Pay Fox $2.5 Billion If Regulators Block Acquisition

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If Fox backs out, it will have to pay Disney $1.525 billion. read more. THR, Esq. Business Movies Television Business THR Online

Fox Business Host Suspended Amid Sexual Harassment Investigation

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Charles Payne hosts 'Making Money' on Fox Business Network. read more. THR, Esq. Television Television THR Online

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Netflix Countersues Fox, Claims Employee Deals Unenforceable

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The streaming giant alleges that Fox has created "a form of involuntary servitude" in its workforce and advises a judge it will be looking to recruit more Fox employees.

Fox News Scandal Spreads to Hollywood as ICM Partners Probes Agents' Role

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Television Television THR Online Fox News ChannelThe talent agency has hired entertainment firm Latham & Watkins to handle the investigation into claims that its agents discouraged a client from reporting harassment. read more. THR, Esq.

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'Bones' Stars File New Lawsuit for 'Tens of Millions of Dollars' in Fox Profits (Exclusive)

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The Business Television Business THR Online 21st Century Fox Fox Broadcasting Corporation BonesEmily Deschanel and David Boreanaz join executive producer Kathy Reichs in following a similar lawsuit filed Wednesday from Barry Josephson, producer on the long-running procedural. read more.

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Fox News' Retracted Seth Rich Conspiracy Theory Story Unlikely to Spark Lawsuit

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Television Television THR Online Fox News ChannelSpeculation about the DNC staffer's death has prompted not only a retraction, but also calls for advertiser boycotts and an op-ed by his parents. read more. THR, Esq.

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Fox News Radio Correspondent Sues for Retaliation

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Fox says her claims are "without merit." read more. THR, Esq. Television Television THR Online

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Why Fox News Shouldn't Sue Over the 'Fox Mole' (Analysis)

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Eriq Gardner Yeah, Fox probably has a claim or two. The Business Business Fox Cable Networks Fox News ChannelBut here are some reasons why the O'Reilly network should let this one go. read more. THR, Esq.

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Judge Restricts Sharing of Fox News Clips Through Email and Social Media

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In Fox News' lawsuit against the media monitoring service TVEyes, a permanent injunction is issued that is primed to go into effect next month. The Business Television Tech Business THR Online Fox News Channel

Fox Television Can't Escape 'Empire' Prison Lawsuit

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A judge decides that Fox must face a claim for inducing prison officials to breach their duties towards incarcerated children. read more. THR, Esq. Business Television Business THR Online

New Fox News Race Discrimination Complaint Claims "Plantation-Style" Management

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"[T]he only consistency at Fox is the abhorrent, intolerable, unlawful and hostile racial discrimination that was inflicted on minority employees that appears more akin to Plantation-style management than a modern-day work environment," states one of the suits.

Judge Allows Trimmed Lawsuit by Fox News Pundit Who Says She Was Raped

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Scottie Hughes alleges being blacklisted after complaining of sexual assault by Fox Business host Charles Payne. read more. THR, Esq. Business Television Business THR Online

Gretchen Carlson Lawyer Says Fox News May Be Added to Roger Ailes Harassment Lawsuit

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"It’s not clear to us yet that Fox is going to stand with Ailes," says Carlson's attorney, adding that more women have come forward claiming harassment by the network's leader. The Business Television Business THR Online Fox News Channel Roger Ailes

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Roger Ailes Fires Back at Gretchen Carlson's "Defamatory" Lawsuit as Fox Launches Internal Investigation

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Television Television THR Online 21st Century Fox Roger Ailes"This defamatory lawsuit is not only offensive, it is wholly without merit and will be defended vigorously." read more. THR, Esq.

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Fox News Sued Over Use of Mexico Border Photo on Website

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This is one of several photography usage rights cases brought against Fox News in 2014. Television Television THR Online Fox News Channelread more. THR, Esq.

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Brian Lewis' Lawyer: Roger Ailes and Fox Have 'A Lot' To Fear

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The former Fox News executive has just retained an aggressive attorney. The Business Fox News Channel 21st Century Fox THR, Esq. read more. Television Roger Ailes Business

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A Civil Lawsuit Against Fox News Isn't Particularly Civil

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Andrea Tantaros' lawyers complain to the judge of being constantly threatened with sanctions by Fox News' attorneys. read more. THR, Esq. Business Television Business THR Online

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Fox News Sued by Seth Rich's Parents Over "Exploitation" of His Death

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Joel and Mary Rich say they have PTSD because of a Fox News story they claim painted their son as a traitor. read more. THR, Esq. Television Television THR Online

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'Goodfellas’ Actor Loses $250-Million Lawsuit Against Fox Over ‘Simpsons’ Mob Character

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The Business Home Movies Television Business THR Online Fox Broadcasting Corporation The SimpsonsA California judge dismissed Frank Sivero's claims in a hearing Thursday. read more. THR, Esq.

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Fox Networks' Claudia Teran Named Fox Sports General Counsel

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Fox Sports Rita Tuzon Business She''ll add duties to her position as FNG deputy general counsel read more. The Business THR Online THR, Esq.

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Fox Seeks to Dismiss $240 Million Lawsuit by 'American Idol' Lenders

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The suit alleges that Fox schemed with private equity giant Apollo Global Management to strip the assets of 'Idol' producer Core Media to the detriment of lenders.

Hollywood Interns: Fox Lawsuit Likely to Break Ground

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A proposed class action breaks down how Fox has allegedly exploited unpaid labor. Business 20th Century Fox FilmBoth sides make arguments in anticipation of a summary judgment ruling later this year. read more. The Business Movies THR, Esq.

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'Goodfellas' Actor Loses $250M Lawsuit Against Fox Over 'Simpsons' Mob Character

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The Business Home Movies Television Business THR Online Fox Broadcasting Corporation The SimpsonsA California judge dismissed Frank Sivero's claims in a hearing Thursday. read more. THR, Esq.

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Fox News Demands Dismissal of Lawsuit from Seth Rich's Parents

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In motion papers, the cable news network argues the story about the murdered DNC staffer was hardly outrageous, and that the lawsuit if allowed could hurt reporters hunting for secrets. read more. THR, Esq. Business Television Business THR Online

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Fox May Be Subject of Government Investigation Over Ailes Sexual Harassment Claims

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An attorney for a former Fox host says he received a subpoena from federal prosecutors in the midst of a sexual harassment lawsuit against Ailes. read more. THR, Esq. Television Television THR Online

Journalist Targeted by Fox News Anchor Threatens Sanctions If $50M Suit Isn't Dropped

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Bolling is suing following his suspension from Fox News amid allegations of sexual harassment. read more. THR, Esq. Television Television THR Online

If Investigators Find Roger Ailes Harassment, Lawyers Say Fox is Obligated to Act

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As the decision about Ailes' future as CEO looms, employment litigators discuss Fox's obligations in responding to the harassment claims. Television Television THR Online Fox News Channel Roger Ailes

Under Old Fox Deal, Bill O'Reilly Couldn't Be Fired Unless Allegations Proven in Court

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21st Century Fox independent director Jacques Nasser says the board discussed firing O'Reilly before his contract renewal came up, but realized his situation was different from Roger Ailes.

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Fox Beats $48M Lawsuit Claiming Former Exec Was Made a Sexual Misconduct Scapegoat

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A federal judge rules Francisco Cortes couldn't have been disparaged or defamed in a Fox statement that didn't identify him. read more. THR, Esq. Business Television Business THR Online

New Fox News Lawsuit Claims Host Was Taken Off Air Over Endometriosis Story

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Gretchen Carlson's lawyer is representing another woman who's suing Fox News. read more. THR, Esq. Television Television THR Online

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Fox Sues Netflix for Poaching Employees

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The film and television studio seeks an injunction to prevent contractual interference. read more. THR, Esq. The Business Movies Business THR Online