Schneider, Michael
August 2003
Daily Variety;8/25/2003, Vol. 280 Issue 37, p28
Trade Publication
Focuses on the remedy for contract disputes between actors and cable television networks. Lawsuit filed by an actor James Gandolfini to the Home Box Office Inc.; Countersuit filed by HBO for breach-of-contract; Other examples of disputes between cable networks and actors for disagreement.


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