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Los Angeles Times
California Inc.: State regulators to look at Frontier's takeover of Verizon linesmedia empire. But in the last month she has emerged as a central figure in the
California Inc.: State regulators to look at Frontier's takeover of Verizon lines
Los Angeles Times / Posted 6 hours ago
media empire. But in the last month she has emerged as a central figure in the battle over the future of Viacom Inc. and CBS Corp. The 62-year-old vice chair of the two media companies was widely suspected as the force behind Sumner Redstone's... Read more
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Newsmax
Summer Redstone Says He's Weighing Changes to Viacom's Leadershipassociates who could potentially step in, including Viacom Chief Operating Offi
Summer Redstone Says He's Weighing Changes to Viacom's Leadership
Newsmax / Posted 2 days ago
associates who could potentially step in, including Viacom Chief Operating Officer Tom Dooley, former CEO Tom Freston and CBS Corp. CEO Les Moonves. Eric Jackson, a managing director of SpringOwl Asset Management LLC, an activist investment firm... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
What would it take to put CBS and Viacom together again?than enough successful businesses to go around. Since then, network chief Lesl
What would it take to put CBS and Viacom together again?
Los Angeles Times / Posted 2 days ago
than enough successful businesses to go around. Since then, network chief Leslie Moonves has been running the stalwart CBS Corp., which boasts the nation’s most watched TV network. Viacom, meanwhile, has seen its stock plummet more than 45% in... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Sumner Redstone suggests he could oust Viacom board, CEOwhether to oust Dauman and the company’s board. Redstone, who holds 80 per cen
Sumner Redstone suggests he could oust Viacom board, CEO
The Globe and Mail / Posted 2 days ago
whether to oust Dauman and the company’s board. Redstone, who holds 80 per cent of the voting shares in Viacom and CBS Corp., last week removed Dauman and Viacom board member George Abrams from the seven-person trust that will control the... Read more
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Variety
Could Tom Freston Return as Viacom CEO? Rumors Mount as Board Awaits Redstone’s Next Movesome communication in recent weeks between Freston and Shari Redstone, Redstone
Could Tom Freston Return as Viacom CEO? Rumors Mount as Board Awaits Redstone’s Next Move
Variety / Posted 2 days ago
some communication in recent weeks between Freston and Shari Redstone, Redstone’s daughter, vice chairman of Viacom and CBS Corp., who has become an influential figure in her father’s affairs in the past few months. However, it’s not known if... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Sumner Redstone suggests he could oust Viacom board, CEOwhether or not to oust Dauman and the company's board. Redstone, who holds 80
Sumner Redstone suggests he could oust Viacom board, CEO
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
whether or not to oust Dauman and the company's board. Redstone, who holds 80 percent of the voting shares in Viacom and CBS Corp , last week removed Dauman and Viacom board member George Abrams from the seven-person trust that will control the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Apple's flirtation with Time Warner hints at Hollywood ambitionsinto television for years, but has faced a number of roadblocks in the content
Apple's flirtation with Time Warner hints at Hollywood ambitions
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
into television for years, but has faced a number of roadblocks in the content business. Talks with TV networks such as CBS Corp and 21st Century Fox Inc to license their content for a live television service fell apart last year. Apple was... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Sumner Redstone to put shareholders first in deciding fate of board, CEOtrustees, the spokesman wrote in the statement. The media mogul, who holds 80
Sumner Redstone to put shareholders first in deciding fate of board, CEO
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
trustees, the spokesman wrote in the statement. The media mogul, who holds 80 percent of the voting shares in Viacom and CBS Corp , last week removed Dauman and Viacom board member George Abrams from the seven-person trust that will control the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Dauman case against Redstone gets court dateRedstone that controls his estate. Redstone, through National Amusements in No
Dauman case against Redstone gets court date
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
Redstone that controls his estate. Redstone, through National Amusements in Norwood, has a controlling stake in Viacom and CBS Corp. Dauman and Abrams allege that the 93-year-old is ailing and is under the “undue influence” of his daughter, Shari... Read more
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Reuters
Sumner Redstone to put shareholders first in deciding fate of board, CEOFILE PHOTO: Sumner Redstone, executive chairman of CBS Corp. and Viacom, arrive
Sumner Redstone to put shareholders first in deciding fate of board, CEO
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
FILE PHOTO: Sumner Redstone, executive chairman of CBS Corp. and Viacom, arrives at the premiere of 'The Guilt Trip' in Los Angeles December 11, 2012. A spokesman for Sumner Redstone wrote in an emailed statement on Friday that the media mogul would... Read more
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Variety
Viacom Shares Rise Amid Rumors of Board BlowoutRedstone has broad discretion to replace the board thanks to his control of 80%
Viacom Shares Rise Amid Rumors of Board Blowout
Variety / Posted 3 days ago
Redstone has broad discretion to replace the board thanks to his control of 80% of the voting interest in Viacom and CBS Corp. Redstone owns preferred shares that allow him iron-clad control of both companies. At noon ET, Viacom shares were... Read more
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Variety
Viacom Board Members Brace for Ouster, Prepare Legal Challengeholding company National Amusements and the trust that will inherit Sumner Reds
Viacom Board Members Brace for Ouster, Prepare Legal Challenge
Variety / Posted 3 days ago
holding company National Amusements and the trust that will inherit Sumner Redstone’s controlling stakes in Viacom and CBS Corp. after his death. The preferred shares that give Sumner Redstone iron-clad control of Viacom allow him broad... Read more
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Newsmax
Apple's Flirtation With Time Warner Hints at Hollywood Ambitionsinto television for years, but has faced a number of roadblocks in the content
Apple's Flirtation With Time Warner Hints at Hollywood Ambitions
Newsmax / Posted 3 days ago
into television for years, but has faced a number of roadblocks in the content business. Talks with TV networks such as CBS Corp. and 21st Century Fox Inc. to license their content for a live television service fell apart last year. Apple was... Read more
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Daily Mail
Apple executive suggested buying Time Warner, says FTmonth. Apple is believed to have been negotiating to sell packages of channels
Apple executive suggested buying Time Warner, says FT
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
month. Apple is believed to have been negotiating to sell packages of channels to consumers for $30-$40 per month. But CBS Corp. Chief Executive Officer Les Moonves said at the Business Insider Ignition conference that Apple had put its live TV... Read more
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Boston Globe
Sumner Redstone lawsuit may be this summer’s best beach readbusiness grew from a small movie-theater chain into an entertainment juggernaut
Sumner Redstone lawsuit may be this summer’s best beach read
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
business grew from a small movie-theater chain into an entertainment juggernaut as the holding company for Viacom and CBS Corp. The lawsuit is more than the latest twist in a family soap opera that involves some of the most prominent lawyers... Read more
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Boston Globe
Key players in the Redstone lawsuitentertainment empire worth $40 billion consisting of the movie-theater chain Na
Key players in the Redstone lawsuit
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
entertainment empire worth $40 billion consisting of the movie-theater chain National Amusements and a controlling stake in CBS Corp. and Viacom Inc. At 93, the Boston-bred billionaire is chairman of the board and chief executive of National... Read more
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Boston Globe
Sumner Redstone lawsuit may be this summer’s best beach readbusiness grew from a small movie-theater chain into an entertainment juggernaut
Sumner Redstone lawsuit may be this summer’s best beach read
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
business grew from a small movie-theater chain into an entertainment juggernaut as the holding company for Viacom and CBS Corp. The lawsuit is more than the latest twist in a family soap opera that involves some of the most prominent lawyers... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Viacom director seeks meeting with former chairman Redstonenames from the trust to regain control of her father's business affairs. Redst
Viacom director seeks meeting with former chairman Redstone
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 3 days ago
names from the trust to regain control of her father's business affairs. Redstone stepped down as chairman of Viacom and CBS Corporation in February following months of questions and speculation from analysts and investors about the company's... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Viacom director seeks meeting with former chairman Redstonenames from the trust to regain control of her father's business affairs. Redst
Viacom director seeks meeting with former chairman Redstone
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 3 days ago
names from the trust to regain control of her father's business affairs. Redstone stepped down as chairman of Viacom and CBS Corporation in February following months of questions and speculation from analysts and investors about the company's... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Viacom director seeks meeting with former chairman Redstonenames from the trust to regain control of her father's business affairs. Redst
Viacom director seeks meeting with former chairman Redstone
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 3 days ago
names from the trust to regain control of her father's business affairs. Redstone stepped down as chairman of Viacom and CBS Corporation in February following months of questions and speculation from analysts and investors about the company's... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Viacom director seeks meeting with former chairman Redstonenames from the trust to regain control of her father's business affairs. Redst
Viacom director seeks meeting with former chairman Redstone
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 3 days ago
names from the trust to regain control of her father's business affairs. Redstone stepped down as chairman of Viacom and CBS Corporation in February following months of questions and speculation from analysts and investors about the company's... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Viacom director seeks meeting with former chairman Redstonenames from the trust to regain control of her father's business affairs. Redst
Viacom director seeks meeting with former chairman Redstone
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 3 days ago
names from the trust to regain control of her father's business affairs. Redstone stepped down as chairman of Viacom and CBS Corporation in February following months of questions and speculation from analysts and investors about the company's... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Viacom director seeks meeting with former chairman Redstonenames from the trust to regain control of her father's business affairs. Redst
Viacom director seeks meeting with former chairman Redstone
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 3 days ago
names from the trust to regain control of her father's business affairs. Redstone stepped down as chairman of Viacom and CBS Corporation in February following months of questions and speculation from analysts and investors about the company's... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Viacom director seeks meeting with former chairman Redstonenames from the trust to regain control of her father's business affairs. Redst
Viacom director seeks meeting with former chairman Redstone
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 3 days ago
names from the trust to regain control of her father's business affairs. Redstone stepped down as chairman of Viacom and CBS Corporation in February following months of questions and speculation from analysts and investors about the company's... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Viacom director seeks meeting with former chairman Redstonenames from the trust to regain control of her father's business affairs. Redst
Viacom director seeks meeting with former chairman Redstone
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 3 days ago
names from the trust to regain control of her father's business affairs. Redstone stepped down as chairman of Viacom and CBS Corporation in February following months of questions and speculation from analysts and investors about the company's... Read more
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USA Today
Viacom director seeks meeting with former chairman Redstonenames from the trust to regain control of her father's business affairs. Redst
Viacom director seeks meeting with former chairman Redstone
USA Today / Posted 3 days ago
names from the trust to regain control of her father's business affairs. Redstone stepped down as chairman of Viacom and CBS Corporation in February following months of questions and speculation from analysts and investors about the company's... Read more
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Reuters
Viacom CEO Dauman seeks trial by end-Sept over Redstone trustAmusements, Sumner Redstone's privately held movie theater chain, owns 80 perce
Viacom CEO Dauman seeks trial by end-Sept over Redstone trust
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
Amusements, Sumner Redstone's privately held movie theater chain, owns 80 percent of the voting stock in both Viacom and CBS Corp (CBS.N). Dauman's amended complaint filed Wednesday stated that Shari Redstone has frequently requested that the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Viacom CEO Dauman seeks trial by end-Sept over Redstone trustAmusements, Sumner Redstone's privately held movie theater chain, owns 80 perce
Viacom CEO Dauman seeks trial by end-Sept over Redstone trust
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
Amusements, Sumner Redstone's privately held movie theater chain, owns 80 percent of the voting stock in both Viacom and CBS Corp . Dauman's amended complaint filed Wednesday stated that Shari Redstone has frequently requested that the board... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Viacom CEO asks court to set trial over trust by end-SeptemberAmusements, Sumner Redstone's privately held movie theater chain, owns 80 perce
Viacom CEO asks court to set trial over trust by end-September
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
Amusements, Sumner Redstone's privately held movie theater chain, owns 80 percent of the voting stock in both Viacom and CBS Corp . Dauman's amended complaint filed Wednesday stated that Shari Redstone has frequently requested that the board... Read more
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MacDailyNews
Apple’s suggestion of Time Warner bid hints at Hollywood ambitions – MacDailyNewsinto television for years, but has faced a number of roadblocks in the content
Apple’s suggestion of Time Warner bid hints at Hollywood ambitions – MacDailyNews
MacDailyNews / Posted 4 days ago
into television for years, but has faced a number of roadblocks in the content business. Talks with TV networks such as CBS Corp. and 21st Century Fox Inc. to license their content for a live television service fell apart last year.,” Cao and... Read more
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Billboard
Alphabet (Google) Widens Media Revenue Lead Over Disneyyear. Rounding out the top 10 are German media powerhouse Bertelsmann (steady i
Alphabet (Google) Widens Media Revenue Lead Over Disney
Billboard / Posted 4 days ago
year. Rounding out the top 10 are German media powerhouse Bertelsmann (steady in the sixth spot), Viacom (also unchanged), CBS Corp. (down from the fifth spot after an asset sale), Chinese internet powerhouse Baidu (up from 14th) and News Corp.,... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Google Widens Disney Lead in Media Revenue Rankinglast year. Rounding out the top 10 are German media powerhouse Bertelsmann (ste
Google Widens Disney Lead in Media Revenue Ranking
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 4 days ago
last year. Rounding out the top 10 are German media powerhouse Bertelsmann (steady in the sixth spot), Viacom (unchanged), CBS Corp. (down from the fifth spot after an asset sale), Chinese internet powerhouse Baidu (up from 14th) and News Corp.,... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
At the Viacom empire, a corporate Game of Thrones unfoldsmedia giants: Viacom – a $40-billion (U.S.) company that owns Paramount Picture
At the Viacom empire, a corporate Game of Thrones unfolds
The Globe and Mail / Posted 4 days ago
media giants: Viacom – a $40-billion (U.S.) company that owns Paramount Pictures, Nickelodeon, Comedy Central and MTV – and CBS Corp., which is also controlled by Mr. Redstone. Last week, Mr. Redstone removed Mr. Dauman and George Abrams, another... Read more
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Billboard
Embattled Viacom CEO Philippe Dauman Takes His Case to the Company's Employeesto the trust and named two new board members to National Amusements, the compan
Embattled Viacom CEO Philippe Dauman Takes His Case to the Company's Employees
Billboard / Posted 4 days ago
to the trust and named two new board members to National Amusements, the company through which he controls Viacom and CBS Corp. Redstone’s latest move came in the wake of his removal of Dauman and attorney George Abrams as trustees and board... Read more
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Variety
Leslie Moonves to Bucknell Grads: ‘When Change Comes, Embrace It’this unbelievable piece of advice: ‘Happiness? You think that’s all there is to
Leslie Moonves to Bucknell Grads: ‘When Change Comes, Embrace It’
Variety / Posted 5 days ago
this unbelievable piece of advice: ‘Happiness? You think that’s all there is to life?’ Think about that for a second,” the CBS Corp. CEO said. “With all due respect to my wonderful dad, I think at least that one time, I was right and he was wrong.... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Shari Redstone emerges as a pivotal figure in the battle for Viacommedia empire. But in the last month she has emerged as a central figure in the
Shari Redstone emerges as a pivotal figure in the battle for Viacom
Los Angeles Times / Posted 5 days ago
media empire. But in the last month she has emerged as a central figure in the battle over the future of Viacom Inc. and CBS Corp. The 62-year-old vice chair of the two media companies was widely suspected as the force behind Sumner Redstone's... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Viacom's Philippe Dauman's email to the company's employees in wake of Sumner Redstone feudto the trust and named two new board members to National Amusements, the compan
Viacom's Philippe Dauman's email to the company's employees in wake of Sumner Redstone feud
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 5 days ago
to the trust and named two new board members to National Amusements, the company through which he controls Viacom and CBS Corp. Redstone’s latest move came in the wake of his removal of Dauman and attorney George Abrams as trustees and board... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Nielsen's top programs for May 16-22Molly" (Monday, 8 p.m.), CBS, 7.87 million. 19. "Chicago Med," NBC, 7.86 milli
Nielsen's top programs for May 16-22
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 5 days ago
Molly" (Monday, 8 p.m.), CBS, 7.87 million. 19. "Chicago Med," NBC, 7.86 million. 20. "Castle," ABC, 7.65 million. ABC is owned by The Walt Disney Co.; CBS is a division of CBS Corp.; Fox is owned by 21st Century Fox; NBC is owned by NBC Univers... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
CBS is most popular network for eighth season in a rowSunday night football games in the fall. "It was a long time ago, but we remem
CBS is most popular network for eighth season in a row
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 5 days ago
Sunday night football games in the fall. "It was a long time ago, but we remember what it felt like to be in last place," CBS Corp. Chairman Leslie Moonves said while presenting the network's fall schedule to advertisers last week. That was many... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
CBS is most popular network for eighth season in a rowSunday night football games in the fall. "It was a long time ago, but we remem
CBS is most popular network for eighth season in a row
WSMV Nashville / Posted 5 days ago
Sunday night football games in the fall. "It was a long time ago, but we remember what it felt like to be in last place," CBS Corp. Chairman Leslie Moonves said while presenting the network's fall schedule to advertisers last week. That was many... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
CBS is most popular network for eighth season in a rowSunday night football games in the fall. "It was a long time ago, but we remem
CBS is most popular network for eighth season in a row
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 5 days ago
Sunday night football games in the fall. "It was a long time ago, but we remember what it felt like to be in last place," CBS Corp. Chairman Leslie Moonves said while presenting the network's fall schedule to advertisers last week. That was many... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
CBS is most popular network for eighth season in a rowSunday night football games in the fall. "It was a long time ago, but we remem
CBS is most popular network for eighth season in a row
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 5 days ago
Sunday night football games in the fall. "It was a long time ago, but we remember what it felt like to be in last place," CBS Corp. Chairman Leslie Moonves said while presenting the network's fall schedule to advertisers last week. That was many... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
CBS is most popular network for eighth season in a rowSunday night football games in the fall. "It was a long time ago, but we remem
CBS is most popular network for eighth season in a row
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 5 days ago
Sunday night football games in the fall. "It was a long time ago, but we remember what it felt like to be in last place," CBS Corp. Chairman Leslie Moonves said while presenting the network's fall schedule to advertisers last week. That was many... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
CBS is most popular network for eighth season in a rowSunday night football games in the fall. "It was a long time ago, but we remem
CBS is most popular network for eighth season in a row
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 5 days ago
Sunday night football games in the fall. "It was a long time ago, but we remember what it felt like to be in last place," CBS Corp. Chairman Leslie Moonves said while presenting the network's fall schedule to advertisers last week. That was many... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
CBS is most popular network for eighth season in a rowSunday night football games in the fall. "It was a long time ago, but we remem
CBS is most popular network for eighth season in a row
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 5 days ago
Sunday night football games in the fall. "It was a long time ago, but we remember what it felt like to be in last place," CBS Corp. Chairman Leslie Moonves said while presenting the network's fall schedule to advertisers last week. That was many... Read more
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AdWeek
Why the Public, Bitter Battle Over Viacom's Future Shouldn't Affect Its Upfront Negotiationswhen the 92-year-old mogul removed Dauman and George Abrams from the seven-pers
Why the Public, Bitter Battle Over Viacom's Future Shouldn't Affect Its Upfront Negotiations
AdWeek / Posted 6 days ago
when the 92-year-old mogul removed Dauman and George Abrams from the seven-person trust that will control Viacom (and CBS Corp.) after Redstone's death. Dauman responded on Monday by filing suit in Massachusetts to block Redstone's move,... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Sumner Redstone names new confidantes to media empireLOS ANGELES (AP) - Media mogul Sumner Redstone has appointed new confidantes to
Sumner Redstone names new confidantes to media empire
The Record Searchlight / Posted 6 days ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Media mogul Sumner Redstone has appointed new confidantes to entities that control Viacom Inc. and CBS Corp., replacing Viacom CEO Philippe Dauman and lawyer George Abrams, whom he stripped of the roles last week. One of the... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
New trustees named for Sumner Redstone Trustthe powerful irrevocable trust, which eventually will make decisions about Reds
New trustees named for Sumner Redstone Trust
Los Angeles Times / Posted 6 days ago
the powerful irrevocable trust, which eventually will make decisions about Redstone's controlling shares in Viacom Inc. and CBS Corp. Both Jankowski and Krutick are allies of the mogul's daughter, Shari Redstone. There are seven members of the... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Sumner Redstone Announces New Trustees, National Amusements Board Membersto the trust and named two new board members to National Amusements, the compan
Sumner Redstone Announces New Trustees, National Amusements Board Members
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 6 days ago
to the trust and named two new board members to National Amusements, the company through which he controls Viacom and CBS Corp. Joining the trust, which will be in charge of his 80 percent stakes in the entertainment companies once he dies or... Read more
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Reuters
Sumner Redstone appoints two new members to his trustFILE PHOTO: Sumner Redstone, executive chairman of CBS Corp. and Viacom, arrive
Sumner Redstone appoints two new members to his trust
Reuters / Posted 6 days ago
FILE PHOTO: Sumner Redstone, executive chairman of CBS Corp. and Viacom, arrives at the premiere of 'The Guilt Trip' in Los Angeles December 11, 2012. NEW YORK Sumner Redstone, chairman emeritus of Viacom Inc (VIAB.O) said on Tuesday he has... Read more
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