The entertainment industry
is still very strong here in Los Angeles,'' said Bud Ovrom, now the L.
The business tax reform sent the message to the entertainment industry
that we will fight for you.
Greuel, a former entertainment industry
executive, said the lost money would be covered by a $12.
Garde has more than 25 years of management and production experience in the entertainment industry
working with artists, CEOs, management companies, record labels, promoters, entertainment media and affiliated entities in promoting artists and solving problems facing their organizations.
Repealing the law, however, carries with it the threat of a giant financial hit to manufacturing giants, high-tech firms and the entertainment industry
Lawmakers involved in the caucuses, however, note that the theft of movies and music costs the entertainment industry
more than $3 billion a year and the country $1 billion in annual tax revenue.
of Los Angeles County, said the repeal of the tax breaks comes as the entertainment industry
is suffering from the effects of runaway production, and industry employment is down 900 jobs from last year.
The session, sponsored by the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce, was moderated by Los Angeles Councilman Martin Ludlow, chairman of the city's new Convention, Tourism, Entertainment Industry
and Business Enterprise Committee.
leaders such as MPAA President Jack Valenti also have warned lawmakers the software exposes minors to pornography and ordinary users to immeasurable security risks.
Motion Picture Association of America President Jack Valenti, in a briefing to Watson's congressional entertainment industry
caucus this month, lambasted P2P networks like Kazaa as ``thieves'' but did not propose any regulations or new federal policies.
Recognizing the overwhelming importance of this industry for our residents, city leaders have long sought ways to improve, simplify and encourage the entertainment industry
to do business in Los Angeles.
LAS VEGAS -- Global Gaming Expo (G2E) today unveiled the G2E Diversity Exhibitor Program, designed to increase business opportunities in the gaming entertainment industry
for disadvantaged, minority and women-owned enterprises.
leaders are flooding the City Council with letters of protest over a plan to involve neighborhood councils and other civic groups in developing a new policy governing filming in Los Angeles.
Proceeds from the auction will benefit charities through The Entertainment Industry
Foundation as advised by The Walt Disney Studios and through The Max Family Foundation as advised by Bob and Harvey Weinstein.
At a press conference at the Peninsula Hotel in Beverly Hills, a cross section of entertainment industry
leaders called for copyright and licensing protections against Internet piracy to be included in any international trade agreements.