Hollywood Reporter

Video, Games Trade Groups Merge

Video, Games Trade Groups Merge

Trade groups representing video retailers and game merchants revealed Tuesday (April 11) they will merge to form a single trade association representing a broad spectrum of home entertainment retailers. The new group, as yet unnamed, will be formed through a bonding of the Video Software Dealers Assn. and the Interactive Entertainment Merchants Assn.
'Brokeback' DVD Release Set

'Brokeback' DVD Release Set

In a further indication that the traditional six-week solicitation cycle might be going the way of the six-month theatrical-to-video window, Universal Studios Home Entertainment said Monday that "Brokeback Mountain" will be out on DVD in two weeks.
D.C. Joins Suit Against Sony BMG CDs

D.C. Joins Suit Against Sony BMG CDs

The District of Columbia on Tuesday (Nov. 29) became the latest to sue Sony BMG over the release of music CDs that installed spyware on users' computers and made them more vulnerable to hackers.
Indie Sues Sony BMG Over Payola

Indie Sues Sony BMG Over Payola

A Tarzana, Calif.-based independent label has filed an antitrust suit against Sony BMG Music Entertainment, alleging that the major label's radio promotion activities are anticompetitive.

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