Tuesday, September 30, 2014

REGULATORS COULD YANK MURDOCH’S TV LICENSES

March 9, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

OFCOM, Britain’s official television regulator, is considering the possibility of yanking the license that Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp holds to operate BSkyB as its controlling owner, the London Financial Times reported today (Friday). OFCOM is also assessing the question of whether James Murdoch should be allowed to continue to head the satellite broadcaster, according to […]

ICAHN ADMITS DEFEAT — FOR NOW

December 14, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Carl Icahn has thrown in the towel in his long fight to take control of Lions Gate Entertainment. He acknowledged on Monday that his unsuccessful effort to persuade a New York court to issue an injunction that would have the effect of blocking the company’s equity-for-debt swap with Mark Rachesky, Lions Gate’s second-largest shareholder behind […]