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Daniel Miller / Hollywood Reporter:
Google to Open Office in Beverly Hills … Furthering its Southern California expansion, Google has inked a deal with the city of Beverly Hills to open a 13,465-square-foot office for the company's entertainment division in a city-owned property.  —  The 11-year lease agreement …
Apr 6, 2011, 9:55 PMIn context
Eriq Gardner / Hollywood Reporter:
Google Answers Viacom in YouTube Appeal (Exclusive) … Google has filed its brief to the Second Circuit Court of Appeals in the closely-watched $1 billion lawsuit brought by Viacom over alleged copyright infringement on YouTube.  —  In the 94-page document, Google outlines why it believes it qualifies for …
Apr 1, 2011, 2:10 PMIn context
Georg Szalai / Hollywood Reporter:
Facebook Hires Time Warner Ad Executive Mark D'Arcy … NEW YORK — Facebook has hired Time Warner advertising solutions expert Mark D'Arcy as director of global creative solutions, effective in early May.  —  The native of New Zealand will stay in New York and oversee the team …
Mar 29, 2011, 1:45 PMIn context
Eriq Gardner / Hollywood Reporter:
Netflix Data On Customer Viewing Habits Sparks New Class Action Lawsuit   —  Netflix is contending with a new class action lawsuit that alleges the streaming service violates customer privacy by retaining viewing and payment records even after a customer cancels his or her service.
Mar 18, 2011, 8:40 PMIn context
Georg Szalai / Hollywood Reporter:
FCC: Chairman Julius Genachowski Has No Plans to Leave … NEW YORK — A close advisor to FCC chairman Julius Genachowski on Thursday shot down Washington chatterthat the agency's head may be on his way out.  —  “Chairman Genachowski is very happy at the FCC and is focused on harnessing …
Mar 10, 2011, 2:55 PMIn context
Georg Szalai / Hollywood Reporter:
Facebook Could ‘Become a Credible Threat to Netflix,’ Says Goldman Sachs … NEW YORK - Facebook's decision to test digital movie rentals and purchases with Warner Bros. is no immediate threat to Netflix's streaming service, but creates a new potential longer-term online video competitor, Goldman Sachs analyst Ingrid Chung said Tuesday.
Mar 8, 2011, 1:55 PMIn context
Eriq Gardner / Hollywood Reporter:
Music Publishers Settle Copyright Case Against LimeWire   —  Music publishers have reached a settlement agreement with LimeWire that puts an end to a nine-month-old copyright infringement case.  —  The lawsuit was initiated last June in New York federal court on behalf of Warner Bros. …
Mar 8, 2011, 1:10 PMIn context
Gregg Kilday / Hollywood Reporter:
Warner Bros. to Rent Movies Digitally on Facebook, Starting With ‘Dark Knight’ … Warner Bros. is turning to Facebook, where it hopes to find an electronic audience interested in digitally renting The Dark Knight.  —  Warners said Monday that it is the first Hollywood studio to offer movies directly on Facebook.
Mar 8, 2011, 1:15 AMIn context
Lacey Rose / Hollywood Reporter:
CEO Tim Armstrong, Arianna Huffington Reveal AOL's Ambitious Hollywood Strategy   —  On the new cover of The Hollywood Reporter magazine with Huffington and new AOL partner Heidi Klum, Armstrong says, “We have a plan and we're executing as quickly as almost any company in our space.”
Mar 3, 2011, 8:20 PMIn context
Etan Vlessing / Hollywood Reporter:
Netflix Hires Lobbyists To Bend Canadian Ears … TORONTO — Netflix has hired its first Canadian lobbyists as this country's Internet usage-based billing debate heats up.  —  The federal registry of Canadian lobbyists in Ottawa reveals the U.S. video streaming giant hired Subrata Bhattacharjee …
Feb 25, 2011, 12:55 AMIn context

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