HBO Hack Results in Criminal Charges Against Iranian Man

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Prosecutors say Behzad Mesri stole unreleased episodes of popular television shows and then sought to extort HBO. read more. THR, Esq. Business Television Business THR Online International

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HBO Wins Lawsuit Over 'Johnny Bananas' Character in 'Entourage' (Exclusive)

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Television Television Business HBO MTV EntourageEriq Gardner A judge rejects an MTV reality star's claims of having his nickname stolen and abused in show-within-a-show. read more. THR, Esq.

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Hollywood Docket: HBO Escapes Lawsuit Over 'Luck' Horse Deaths

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The Business HBO Michael Jordan THR Online THR, Esq. New entertainment law developments including a trial against MP3Tunes, a Harper Lee settlement, a Michael Jordan appellate victory and a lawsuit targeting Ain''t It Cool News. read more. Luck Business

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HBO Pushes Judge to Reject Amended 'Luck' Lawsuit

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HBO THR, Esq. A former American Humane Association employee says the organization looked the other way or covered up animal abuse on productions including "Life of Pi" and "The Hobbit." read more. Television Luck Business

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HBO Sued Over Alleged Horse Deaths Cover-Up on 'Luck'

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The Business HBO THR, Esq. Former American Humane Association employee blows the whistle on an alleged attempt by show producers to pressure animal monitoring organization to look the other way. read more. Television Luck Business

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HBO Defends Its "Responsible Journalism" at Defamation Trial

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In opening arguments, HBO''s lawyer responds to Mitre''s accusation that the network featured a "pack of lies" and goes on the attack against the sporting equipment giant. read more. THR, Esq. The Business Television Business THR Online

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The National Debt: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)

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HBO Documentary Investor Doesn't Like Director's New Job

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HBO allegedly found a way to get a price discount on ''All About Ann: Governor Richards of the Lone Star State'' read more. The Business HBO THR Online THR, Esq. Television Business

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HBO, Mitre Give Closing Arguments in Defamation Trial

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A jury finally gets to decide whether a broadcast report about child labor was responsible, as HBO contends, or a "pack of lies," as one sporting good brand asserts. read more. THR, Esq. The Business Television Business THR Online

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'Luck' Horse Death Lawsuit Against HBO Likely Dismissed

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The Business HBO THR, Esq. Barbara Casey sued the network for allegedly pressuring the American Humane Association to look the other way on mistreatment of the animals, which she says led to her termination. read more. Television Luck Dustin Hoffman Business

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HBO Wins Victory in Lawsuit From Gunshot Victim

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The Business HBO THR Online THR, Esq. After suffering injuries during a New York police raid, a woman sued the producers of a reality TV show for encouraging police to use excessive force. read more. Television Business

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HBO Suffers Setback in Coal Baron's Defamation Lawsuit Over John Oliver Segment

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A federal judge remands the case to state court, rejecting HBO's argument that coal companies were fraudulently joined to escape diversity jurisdiction. read more. THR, Esq. Business Television Business THR Online

HBO Fights Back in 'Luck' Humane Society Lawsuit

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The Business HBO THR, Esq. The network tells a judge it can''t be "bootstrapped" into a claim that Barbara Casey was fired by the animal protection agency for trying to blow the whistle on horse abuses. read more. Television Luck Business

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Tucker Carlson: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)

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HBO Pleads With Judge Not to Let a Jury Hear About Time Warner Billions

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A judge indicates that what HBO's parent company made in revenue last year could be relevant in a calculation of punitive damages. read more. THR, Esq. The Business Television Business THR Online

Unemployment: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)

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The Next Pandemic: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)

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HBO Endures Harrowing Opening to Defamation Trial With Intense Video Images

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In opening arguments, Mitre''s lawyer says HBO duped a Nobel Peace Prize winner; he calls Bernie Goldberg "substantially clueless" and shows the jury a six-minute video of a dying baby. read more. THR, Esq. The Business Television Business THR Online

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Last Week Tonight with John Oliver: Prison (HBO)

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John Oliver, HBO Beat Coal Executive's Defamation Lawsuit

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The 'Last Week Tonight' host was within his First Amendment rights to criticize a coal baron and his company, the court found. read more. THR, Esq. Television Television THR Online John Oliver Last Week Tonight With John Oliver

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New Rule: Hello, Douchebags! | Real Time with Bill Maher (HBO)

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HBO Beats Defamation Lawsuit at Trial

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The network successfully defends a libel claim brought by Mitre Sports. read more. THR, Esq. The Business Television Business THR Online

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HBO Agrees To Provide Its Programming To Amazon

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Amazon and HBO have signed a licensing deal to make HBO programming available exclusively on Amazon Prime beginning May 21st. Among the popular shows slated for release on Amazon Prime and Amazon Fire TV: Veep, The Newsroom, and Girls. Seasons

Nikki Finke in talks for HBO payday

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By Matthew Belloni EXCLUSIVE: HBO is trying to make a deal with litigious showbiz blogger Nikki Finke. The network is negotiating an arrangement with Finke to bless "Tilda," its planned comedy about a Hollywood blogger very much like Finke.

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HBO Exec Sues TV Academy Over Fall at the Emmys

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Nancy Lesser missed the after-party and spent eight months on leave. She alleges the red carpet and other exits at the Microsoft Theater amounted to a dangerous condition. read more. THR, Esq. Television Television Awards THR Online

Election Results 2020: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)

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William Barr: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)

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Asylum: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)

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Census Update: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)

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The Supreme Court: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO).

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Hollywood Docket: Luke Wilson Wins $400,000 From Former Assistant For Identity Theft

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The Business Business THR Online CBS HBO Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Luke WilsonRecent entertainment law news includes rapper The Game's defamation via Instagram and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar’s fight with an auctioneer. read more. THR, Esq.

RNC 2020 & Kenosha: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)

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Border Wall II: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)

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Grey Gardens: HBO Event

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These days, many of the people who aren't interested in what's playing at the multiplex are checking out the new movie opening on HBO instead. Ignore the adult audience and they'll get out of the moviegoing habit, rent DVDs and subscribe to HBO. Now it's an HBO film--reviewed by the Two Bens on At the Movies : State of Play , which opened soft to about $14 million , and the upcoming The Soloist , which is unlikely to drop 'em dead at the b.o.

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U.S. History: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)

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Will Nikki Finke sue HBO over this 'Tilda' script?

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By Matthew Belloni EXCLUSIVE: When THR first reported that HBO was developing "Tilda," a pilot about a no-holds-barred showbiz blogger, we wondered whether the real no-holds-barred showbiz blogger Nikki Finke might have a legal beef with it. Depends on the.

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China & Uighurs: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)

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Coronavirus: Conspiracy Theories: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)

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Can Nikki Finke sue HBO over Hollywood blogger show?

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By Matthew Belloni and Eriq Gardner THR reported last night that HBO is developing a show about "a powerful female online showbiz journalist with a no-holds-barred style." Sound familiar? We wondered what the notoriously no-holds-barred and notoriously litigious female online.

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HBO "The Jinx" Director Comments On Durst Remarks

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In the last installment of the HBO documentary The Jinx, Robert Durst, the odd, estranged member of a prominent New York real estate family, seems to admit that he murdered three people. A jury acquitted him of murder in one

Producers Sue Actress for Refusing to Film Nude Sex Scene (Exclusive)

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Legal papers filed by True Crime also claim that HBO has a policy against women wearing pasties in sex scenes. HBO Movies THR Online THR, Esq. read more. Television Business

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Coronavirus IX: Evictions: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)

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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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