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  1. Appeals court sets back lawsuit over unpaid internshipsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Anchorage Daily News

    The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in New York on Thursday vacated a federal judge's 2013 ruling in favor of uncompensated workers on a Fox Searchlight Pictures film. Eric Glatt and Alex Footman, two interns who worked on Fox Searchlight's "Black Swan," sued the company in 2011, alleging that it violated minimum wage laws during the making of the movie.

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  2. Hollywood intern case dealt setback by federal appeals courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Los Angeles Times

    Eric Glatt, a former unpaid intern on the film "Black Swan," brought a lawsuit against Fox Searchlight Pictures in 2011. Eric Glatt, a former unpaid intern on the film "Black Swan," brought a lawsuit against Fox Searchlight Pictures in 2011.

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  3. Ben "Cooter" Jones: TV Land pulling "The Dukes of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Salon

    Jones - who played "Cooter" on the show and owns three stores bearing his character's name - told Steve Doocy that "the train is of the tracks," because "what we need to do in this country is to bring people together in honest and open discussion - and nothing brought people together more than 'The Dukes of Hazzard.' " "Black folks, white folks, red folks, brown folks, yellows folks" all watched what Jones humbly characterized as "a piece of Americana."

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  4. Grant Owens Tapped By Critical Mass For Top Strategy PostRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | MediaPost

    Digital experience design agency Critical Mass, part of Omnicom's Diversified Agency Services group, has hired Grant Owens, the former Head of Planning at Razorfish North America, as its Chief Strategy Officer. Owens, based in New York, will lead the strategy teams from across Critical Mass' international offices.

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  5. Dukes of Hazzard Are Latest Casualty of Liberal Establishment's ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Right Wing News

    Oppression does not need to be inflicted directly by the government for a society to be totalitarian. On the contrary, in a truly totalitarian society, the oppression is so ubiquitous, the government hardly needs to get involved.

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  6. Steiner Sports COO | Tourneau chief marketing officer | Verve Mobile CMORead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Crain's New York Business

    Society of Memorial Sloan Kettering: Lavinia Branca Snyder , 57, was named president of the MSK volunteer organization, which supports cancer research and education. She was previously the chair of several committees for the organization, as well as the founder of the JAR Project Space contemporary-art gallery.

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  7. Viacom: A Contrarian Play On A Quality FranchiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Seeking Alpha

    Viacom has clearly had it's issues over the last 12 months and it's share price has been suffering as a result. Seismic changes in the way content is consumed has created a headwind for the company and investors are loosing faith in the ability of the company to manage these trends.

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  8. Comedy Central Greenlights Animated Series Jeff and Some AliensRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Aliens are invading Comedy Central as the #1 brand in comedy is expanding its animation offerings by ordering "Jeff and Some Aliens" to series, it was announced today by Kent Alterman, President, Original Programming, Comedy Central . "Jeff and Some Aliens" is executive produced and created by Sean Donnelly and Alessandro Minoli and executive produced by ShadowMachine's Corey Campodonico and Alex Bulkley.

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  9. MTV is Hook'd on fun through singing selfie appRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Mobile Marketer

    Viacom is having fun and celebrating with consumers through the selfie singing application Hook'd to promote its international summer events, a contest and a variety of content. MTV International is implementing two contests through the Hook'd app, in which users record themselves singing to music coinciding with the events for a chance to win Golden Circle pit tickets at the Isle of MTV and a tickets to the European Music Awards in Milan.

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  10. Iggy Azalea, Justin Bieber & More Set for New Episodes of Lip Sync BattleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Summer just got a little hotter as Spike's hit series "Lip Sync Battle" returns from a short hiatus on Thursday, July 9 at 10pm ET/PT with sizzling new episodes featuring some of the biggest names in entertainment such as "Empire's" Taraji P. Henson and Terrence Howard , Justin Bieber , Alison Brie , Iggy Azalea , Will Arnett , and more.

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  11. How to Market Across Multiple DevicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | DM News

    The reason for that is simple: digital devices. Tablets, smartphones, laptops-all enable shoppers to receive marketing messages on different platforms and at different times.

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  12. Wage claims by unpaid interns heat upRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | JD Supra

    Summer internship programs are a time-honored tradition at many companies, providing educational benefits to the student interns and cheap labor for employers. However, problems may arise when internships are unpaid, as a recent string of wage and hour cases illustrate.

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  13. Viacom: 'Our Product Is Content, Our Currency Is Audiences'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | AdExchanger.com

    "I don't care what device you're on - I care about reaching you at the right time," said Robert Spratlen, Viacom's VP of digital media, data and audience development at Viacom, at Tapad Unify Tech '15 on Thursday in New York. "Our product is content, our currency is audiences."

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  14. Norman Horowitz Dies: Former MGM/Ua TV Boss Was 82Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | Deadline

    Norman Horowitz , longtime television executive and former President/CEO of MGM/UA Telecommunications, died Tuesday of a heart attack at his Beverly Hills home. He was 82. A Bronx, NY native, Horowitz enlisted in the Air Force during the Korean War.

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  15. TV Networks' Ad Sales Still Being Devoured by Digital MediaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | TheStreet.com

    Ratings for the major broadcast networks plummeted 16% in May for the premium-priced prime time viewing hours, while cable-TV channels on average experienced a 7% drop compared with the same month a year ago, according to data from Nielsen analyzed by MoffetNathanson , a media research group. Must Read: You're Just Too Old and You Just Don't Get the Apple Watch The ratings decline coincided with a 7% drop in quarter ended March 31 advertising sales on broadcast television , said a report made public Wednesday by the Standard Media Index , an ad sales measurement company.

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  16. Can 'Jurassic World's' Box Office Surprise Lift Hollywood's Full Summer Slate?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | TheStreet.com

    NEW YORK -- Jurassic World's record-setting weekend at the box office has given fretful Hollywood hope that its summer movie season could propel the industry to its best year ever. Universal Pictures grossed $208.8 million at the North American box office over the weekend and several big summer bets, including Universal's animated Minions , R-rated comedy Ted 2 and the Tom Cruise action thriller Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation from Viacom-owned "One little $200 million North American performance can change the fortunes and the perception of the slate going forward," Rentrak senior analyst Paul Dergarabedian said.

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  17. Playstation Vue goes a-la-carte, expands to L.A. and San FranciscoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | CED

    At the onset, Playstation 3 and 4 owners will be able to sign up for Showtime, Fox Soccer Plus and Machinima without being required to buy a multi-channel Playstation Vue package. Showtime will cost $10.99 per month , Fox Soccer Plus will cost $14.99 per month , and Machinima will costs $3.99 per month .

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  18. Telesign's Steve Jillings set to take company public in USRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... he remains a major shareholder in another that has been tipped to go public, advertising technology company Vantage Media. Jillings said he could never have had a similar career in New Zealand at the time that he left, though he credited his success ...

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  19. WideOrbit Partners With Viacom's Media Networks for Advertising Operations BackboneRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | Market Wire

    WideOrbit Inc. , the leading provider of advertising management software for media companies, has been selected by Viacom's Media Networks to install WO Network, WideOrbit's comprehensive platform for managing network ad sales and commercial rights. Viacom's combined networks represent the largest portfolio of ad-supported cable networks in the United States, in terms of audience share.

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  20. Tyrese Gibson starring in OWN seriesThe actor will co-host a new...Read the original story

    Sunday Jun 14 | Media Life Magazine

    Oprah Winfrey's cable network OWN is making an effort to target the male audience. The network has signed actor Tyrese Gibson and rapper and reality star Rev Run to host a new show based on the book "Man-ology," described as a "man school" series.

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