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 UFCread 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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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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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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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 News Establishes Workplace Council to Address Sexual Harassment

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Television Television THR Online Fox News ChannelThe move is part of a settlement agreement with shareholders who believed the company's board and executives failed to prevent sexual harassment and racial discrimination. read more. THR, Esq.

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Experts Weigh Disney-Fox Antitrust Concerns

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That the Department of Justice is formally contesting AT&T's proposed $85 billion acquisition of Time Warner could signal an uphill battle for Disney and Fox. read more. THR, Esq. Business Movies THR Online

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.

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 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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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. read more. THR, Esq. The Business Movies Television Tech Business THR Online

'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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'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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'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 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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Angelo on The Real Cost of Fake News: Smartmatic's $2.7 Billion Defamation Lawsuit Against Fox News

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Billion Defamation Lawsuit Against Fox News. Michael Conklin, Angelo State University, has published The Real Cost of Fake News: Smartmatic’s $2.7 Here is the abstract. On February 4, 2021, voting machine company Smartmatic filed a defamation lawsuit against Rudolph Giuliani

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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'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. THR, Esq.

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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 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

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

Fox News Removes Misleading Images Of Seattle Protests From Website

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From the New York Times, via Pen America's Daily Alerts on Rights and Expression: Fox News has taken down photographs from its websites that incorrectly depict events at the recent protests in Seattle.

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 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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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 Ailesread more. THR, Esq.

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Fox Stands Trial In $10 Million 'Napoleon Dynamite' Case

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The Business Movies Business Fox Searchlight Pictures Napoleon DynamiteThe outcome of dispute over home video revenue depends on how a judge reads a contract negotiated at the 2004 Sundance Film Festival. read more. THR, Esq.

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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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 Corp. implementing its own version of a vaccine passport – Daily News - LOL and their stupid viewers refuse to get vaccinated.

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Fox Corp. implementing its own version of a vaccine passport Employees who report their status are allowed to bypass the otherwise required daily health screening FILE- People pass the News Corporation headquarters building and Fox News studios in New York on Aug. Fox Corp.

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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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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 Ailesread more. THR, Esq.

Fox Shareholder Sues to Stop Disney Acquisition

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The absence of financial projections for Hulu in SEC filings are among the ommissions alleged to violate securities rules. read more. THR, Esq. Business Movies Television Business THR Online

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Fox Urges End to Broadcast Indecency Limits

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Television Fox Broadcasting Corporation FCC Business The broadcaster says that if the FCC continues to police broadcast airwaves, the agency should restrain itself to monitoring the equivalent of "shock treatment." The Parents Television Council erupts in outrage. read more. The Business THR, Esq.

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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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Fox Sports Wins Key Ruling Against Dodgers

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Television Television Fox Sports Net Frank McCourt Los Angeles DodgersMatthew Belloni A federal judge grants an emergency stay of a bankruptcy court's ruling, which could impact Dodgers owner Frank McCourt's ability to sell TV rights. read more. THR, Esq. THR, Esq.

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Fox Reporter Claims Harassment by Roger Ailes in Discrimination Lawsuit

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Lidia Curanaj alleges she didn't get a job at Fox News once Ailes found out she wouldn't submit sexually. read more. THR, Esq. The Business Television Business THR Online

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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.

Lawsuit Over Fox's 'Chipmunks' Films Expands

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Television Regency Enterprises Business 20th Century Fox Film A judge won''t dismiss a claim over a $3 million producer payment and is allowing a new one over how "The Squeakquel" was licensed to HBO. read more. The Business HBO Movies THR, Esq.

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'Empire' vs. 'Boardwalk Empire': Fox Gets HBO's Consent in Writing

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As Fox seeks to register a trademark, both companies agree to take necessary steps to minimize any confusion. read more. THR, Esq. The Business Television Business THR Online

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A Rigorous Scientific Look Into The 'Fox News Effect'

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" In 2012, a Fairleigh Dickinson University survey reported that Fox News viewers were less informed about current events than people who didn't follow the news at all. The Fox viewers' current events scores were in the basement. A Rigorous Scientific Look Into The 'Fox News Effect

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Bizarre Sean Hannity Subplot Erupts in Appeal by Former Fox News Executive

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Fox News calls it "pure fiction." An attorney for Francisco Cortes wants to amend a lawsuit to include the allegation that Hannity was the real beneficiary of a sexual harassment settlement. read more. THR, Esq. Business Television Business THR Online

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