AT&T-Time Warner Merger Trial Set for March

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The companies will likely need to extend an April deadline for effectuating the merger. read more. THR, Esq. Business Television Business THR Online

Time Warner Facing Class Action Discrimination Suit

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In addition to "glass ceilings" for advancement, the complaint also says there are "glass walls" that segregate the company into divisions in which black leadership is acceptable and divisions in which it is not. read more. THR, Esq. Television Television THR Online CNN

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Time Warner Cable Sued for Allegedly Stealing CBS, NBC Signals

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Television Television Business CBS NBC Time Warner CableAfter TWC came to an impasse over the right to transmit CBS/NBC stations in five cities, the cable giant replaced them with other non-local CBS/NBC stations. A big lawsuit has followed. read more. THR, Esq.

Viacom, Time Warner Cable iPad Dispute Heats Up

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The Business Television Tech Business Time Warner Cable ViacomEriq Gardner As a result of impasse, TWC may pull Comedy Central, MTV and more Viacom channels from its cable dial. read more. THR, Esq.

AT&T Taps Hollywood Lawyer Daniel Petrocelli to Defend Time Warner Deal

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The THR Power Lawyer's clients have included Fox, SiriusXM and Donald Trump. read more. THR, Esq. Television Television THR Online

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Time Warner Beats Lawsuit Claiming a Pattern of Racial Discrimination at CNN

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A putative class action is dismissed by a judge who sees "conclusory assertions, rank speculation, confusing statements, and generalized allegations." read more. THR, Esq. Business Television Business THR Online

Homeland Security Releases Emails Showing Political Influence for Sony, Time Warner Projects

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The newly released documents buttress a report issued late last month detailing how an immigration director was swayed with respect to hundreds of millions of dollars in film and TV investments under the EB-5 visa program. read more. THR, Esq. The Business Movies Television Business THR Online

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

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The media companies — backers of DraftKings and FanDuel — are among the defendants in a new racketeering lawsuit. read more. THR, Esq. The Business Television Tech Business THR Online

Comcast, Time Warner Cable Sued Over Ex-Customer Records

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Plaintiffs say that big cable companies have no reason to hold onto credit card info and warn of risks. read more. THR, Esq. The Business Television Business

Fox News Resolves Legal Dispute Over Charter/Time Warner Cable Merger

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The cable news network appears to have settled claims of being defrauded. read more. THR, Esq. Business Television Business THR Online

How Time Warner Beat a 'Promise' to an Injured Chinese Gymnast

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Fifteen years later, Time Warner is on the verge of defeating a lawsuit over the incident. Sang Lan was paralyzed while preparing for the 1998 Goodwill Games. read more. The Business THR, Esq. Television Business

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AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson Defends Time Warner Acquisition Before Congress

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One senator calls out Donald Trump's promise to block the merger as a potential abuse of power while witnesses discuss the benefits and concerns of the $85 billion deal. read more. THR, Esq. The Business Movies Television Business THR Online

Time Warner Cable Gets Appellate Victory in Antitrust Case

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The industry has been on the defensive about the expensive set-top boxes that customers rent in order to receive cable television services. read more. THR, Esq. The Business Television Business THR Online

Justice Department Files Lawsuit to Block AT&T-Time Warner Merger

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The case is now on course to explore any possible White House interference as prosecutors insist the mega-merger is not good for competition. read more. THR, Esq. Business Movies Television Business THR Online

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

Time Warner Cable Customers Press Lawsuit Over Missing Linsanity

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Eriq Gardner Class action against cable distributor demands the reimbursement of more than $5 million in cable fees. read more. THR, Esq. Television Television Business

Aereo Court Ruling Impact Could Be Swift (Analysis)

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The Business Television Tech Business Barry Diller Time WarnerThe case is not over, but the decision to allow the streaming TV service to continue is expected to influence negotiations between broadcasters and cable/satellite distributors. read more. THR, Esq.

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Hollywood Docket: Disney/Time Warner deal; Paris Hilton judgment; governors vs. Fox News

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has struck a carriage deal with Time Warner Cable to keep its broadcast and cable channels for 14 millions subscribers, including in large markets like New York and Los Angeles. Hooray! The Walt Disney Co. The deal comes on the.

Weinsteins File Lawsuit Against Time Warner Over 'Hobbit' Sequels Profits

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UPDATED: The move comes on the heels of escalating tensions between the two camps, including Warner Bros. Movies THR Online Warner Bros. and its New Line division initiating arbitration proceedings. read more. THR, Esq.

Los Angeles, Time Warner Cable Going to Court Over Franchise Fees (Again)

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Television Time Warner Cable Business The city says the cable giant is making billions but not paying its fair share. read more. The Business THR Online THR, Esq.

CBS and Time Warner Come To Agreement Over Retransmission Fees

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CBS and Time Warner have announced an agreement that ends the one month blackout for cable subscribers hungry for such hot shows as "Big Bang Theory," "Under the Dome," and "How I Met Your Mother," as well as CBS Sports

Tivo Sued by Cisco Over DVR Patents

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The Business Television Business Dish Network Microsoft Time Warner Cable Verizon CommunicationsAfter resolving disputes with Dish, Microsoft and AT&T, TiVo is now going to war with Cisco. read more. THR, Esq.

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The Justice Department Quietly Backs Away From a Hard Line on Music Licensing

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Yes, the DOJ is suing over the AT&T-Time Warner merger, but on the antitrust front, the Trump administration appears to be retreating in other places.

Hollywood Docket: Dueling 'Sully' Lawsuits Move Toward Trial

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Plus, Beyonce is sued over "Formation" samples and Time Warner moves to dismiss a discrimination suit. read more. THR, Esq. Movies Movies THR Online Sully

Actress Lashes Back After Being Sued for Refusing Nude Sex Scene

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Time Warner HBO THR Online THR, Esq. Anne Greene demands that the producers'' legal claims be stricken as an impingement of her right to petition a hostile work environment. read more. Television Cinemax Business

Viacom vs. Time Warner Cable: What the Pause in the iPad Lawsuit Means (Analysis)

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Eriq Gardner Two sides temporarily suspend litigation in effort to come to resolution. read more. THR, Esq. The Business Tech Television Business

Los Angeles County Sues Time Warner Cable for Not Paying Bill

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Nearly $700,000 at stake, plus the law that allows California to issue cable franchises. read more. THR, Esq. The Business Television Business

What AT&T Might Do to Convince Regulators to Bless the Time Warner Deal

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Like when Comcast purchased NBCUniversal, the telecom's CEO Randall Stephenson anticipates his company will need to make concessions, but has the Comcast-NBCU deal poisoned the waters? read more. THR, Esq. The Business Movies Television Tech Business THR Online

'Wolf of Wall Street' Backer Reports Ongoing Cyberstalking

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Red Granite is now seeking to subpoena Time Warner Cable to find out who is menacing employees. read more. THR, Esq. The Business Movies Business THR Online

Justice Department Probing Internet TV Interference (Report)

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Pay-TV operators like Time Warner are said to be offering incentives so that Intel doesn''t get content. Television Tech Dish Network ESPN Time Warner Cable Business read more. The Business THR, Esq.

Actress Sues Cinemax After Being 'Blindsided' by Sex Scenes

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Time Warner HBO THR, Esq. Anne G., whose lawyer says she worked on the show "Femme Fatales," claims she was bullied into performing nude and having simulated sex with the threat of being sued. read more. Television Cinemax

Calling Time Warner Cable

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Time Warner Cable's automated dialing system robocalled Araceli King's cellphone 153 times in less than 12 months in an effort to collect overdue payments from someone else who actually owed the money and had had Ms.

Charter Preparing to Claim Fox News Breached Carriage Deal

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The cable operator is striking back in a lawsuit filed after the Time Warner Cable merger. read more. THR, Esq. The Business Television Business THR Online

Charter Tells FCC of Commitment to Net Neutrality Regardless of Legal Intrigue

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The cable giant also says its proposed merger with Time Warner Cable will benefit online video providers like Netflix. read more. THR, Esq. The Business Television Tech Business THR Online

FCC's Proposal to Reshape Access to TV Programming Appears Doomed

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FCC chairman Ajit Pai holds his first presser and takes questions about net neutrality, the AT&T-Time Warner merger and more topics. read more. THR, Esq. The Business Television Tech Business THR Online

Trump's New FCC Chief Could Let Big Media Get Even Bigger

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The president throws shade on an AT&T-Time Warner hookup, but Ajit Pai is signaling moves that could grease deals, help new players like Verizon and turn content makers into even more attractive targets.

Time Warner Responds To Content Provider Complaints, Pulls Channels From iPad App

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According to the New York Times, Time Warner Cable has yanked some of its channels from an iPad application that allows consumers to turn their iPads into tvs after receiving complaints from Viacom, Discovery Communications and the News Corporation.

Radio Announcer Sues L.A. Lakers, Time Warner Cable for $1 Million

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Los Angeles Lakers Time Warner Cable Business A Spanish-language play-by-play announcer is suing both the NBA team and the cable network for discrimination and harassment. read more. The Business Sports THR Online THR, Esq.

AT&T Wants a Trial By February to Determine Time Warner Merger Fate

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The government wants to wait until May after a merger deadline. In new court papers, AT&T also says the government is looking to shield competitors like Netflix, Google, Facebook and Apple from competition. read more. THR, Esq. Business Television Business THR Online

Judge Won't Stop Time Warner Cable from Retransmitting 'Distant' CBS, NBC Signals

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Television CBS Time Warner Cable BusinessNexstar Broadcasting fails to convince a judge that its carriage agreement with TWC limits its local stations to local markets only. read more. The Business NBC THR, Esq.