Marketplace: Unions bend to private equity realities

I was interviewed this morning on NPR regarding the impact of private equity on workers. Marketplace: Unions bend to private…

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What happened in Sacramento?

The LA-based film business and its affiliated unions appear to have badly miscalculated the lay of the land in Sacramento…

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Score one for the WGA!

WIth the abrupt move just reported in Variety, the Producers may have backed themselves into a corner. Federal labor law…

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Lionsgate sees boom in high-def DVD; huge growth in download revenue

A key union demand in the negotiations between writers and producers now begun in Hollywood is to raise the percentage…

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Separating the wheat from the chaff

As labor negotiations get underway this week between the Writers Guild and Hollywood producers, this story points to the differentiation…

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The heart of the matter

This video (cut and paste link below) gets to the heart of the matter. It is a debate that took…

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Labor’s $6.7 million dollar man on the defensive?

He is facing a class action lawsuit over the misuse of tens of millions in revenue generated by player images…

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Techies to be talk of town in Sun Valley

Nothing indicates the radical changes afoot in the entertainment industry than the drawing together of technology company leaders with the…

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