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  1. Paul McCartney, Merle Haggard Among Kennedy Center Honors

    September 08, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Talk show queen Oprah Winfrey and former Beatle Paul McCartney top the list of show business luminaries to be saluted for their contributions to U.S. arts and culture at this year's Kennedy Center Honors. Rounding out the roster of 2010' ...

  2. IFPI's Kennedy: Canadian Gov't Not Interested In IP

    March 13, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Canada’s continued development of world-class musicians is in jeopardy as the country is mired in sky-high piracy rates and lack of cooperation between Internet service providers and music companies, John Kennedy, chairman of the International Fed ...

  3. Kennedy Keynotes At Tokyo Conference

    October 17, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The IFPI will announce measures to combat unauthorized distribution of pre-release recordings sometime in the next few weeks, according to federation chairman/CEO John Kennedy. In his Oct. 16 keynote speech at the fourth annual Tokyo Asia Music Ma ...

  4. Governor Schwarzenegger Signs Anti-Piracy Law

    February 22, 2006 12:00 AM EST Sets new felony threshold at 100 units. California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger signed into law today (Feb. 22) a measure that makes it a felony to possess 100 or more audio recordings when the name of the owner or artist is concealed for some c ...

  5. Schwarzenegger To Help Fight Piracy In China

    November 29, 2005 12:00 AM EST California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger has been in talks with China's government about lending his celebrity status to making an anti-piracy message for Chinese TV, California officials said. BEIJING (The Hollywood Reporter) -- California Gov. ...

  6. Calif. Incentive Bill Delayed

    September 13, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Political wrangling prevented California's incentive plan from being ratified by the Sept. 8 deadline, prompting Assembly Speaker Fabian Nunez to instead shore up support ahead of next year's budget n LOS ANGELES (The Hollywood Reporter) ...

  7. California Bill Includes Production Tax Credit

    August 23, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Hours after California Assembly Speaker Fabian Nunez detailed a new incentive bill Aug. 18 designed to keep production work in the state, a study was released showing that film work in the Los Angeles LOS ANGELES (The Hollywood Reporter) -- Hours ...

  8. Special Olympics Bows Latin Xmas

    August 12, 2005 12:00 AM EDT For the first time in its nearly 20 years of existence, Special Olympics' "A Very Special Christmas" music series will be produced in a language other than English. "A Very Special Latin Christmas: No For the first time in its ...

  9. Cal. Senator Says Production Bill 'Best Attempt' At Solution

    April 26, 2005 12:00 AM EDT An amendment to Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger's planned California production incentive was released suddenly and quietly, confusing even some of those in the Hollywood community who are helping to draft (The Hollywood Reporter) -- An amendment ...

  10. Country Hall Of Fame Festival To Bow Next Spring

    March 01, 2005 12:00 AM EST John F. Kennedy Center is a partner. John F. Kennedy Center is a partner. News ...

  11. IFPI's Kennedy Takes Non-Exec Notting Hill Role

    January 23, 2005 12:00 AM EST New role "beneficial" to IFPI post. IFPI chairman/CEO John Kennedy has taken an additional post as a non-executive director for London-based publishing firm Notting Hill Music Group. It is the only music-related commercial role that Kenn ...

  12. Industry Faces Further Litigation, ISP Challenges

    January 22, 2005 12:00 AM EST Kennedy: IFPI will address interoperability. Interoperability, litigation and greater support from Internet service providers are critical priorities for the industry in the year ahead, the IFPI's new chairman/CEO John Kennedy said today (Jan ...

  13. Industry Faces Further Litigation, ISP Challenges

    January 22, 2005 12:00 AM EST Interoperability, litigation and greater support from Internet service providers are critical priorities for the industry in the year ahead, the IFPI's new chairman/CEO John Kennedy said today (Jan. 2 Interoperability, litigation and greater ...

  14. Industry Faces Further Litigation, ISP Challenges

    January 22, 2005 12:00 AM EST Interoperability, litigation and greater support from Internet service providers are critical priorities for the industry in the year ahead, the IFPI's new chairman/CEO John Kennedy said today (Jan. 2 Interoperability, litigation and greater ...

  15. New Cal. Law ID's File Sharers

    September 28, 2004 12:00 AM EDT California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger is pumping up efforts to track down illegal file sharers. NEW YORK -- California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger is pumping up efforts to track down illegal file sharers. Schwarzenegger signed a new bill Sept. 21 t ...

  16. New California Law ID's File Sharers

    September 22, 2004 12:00 AM EDT California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger is pumping up efforts to track down illegal file sharers. California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger is pumping up efforts to track down illegal file sharers. Schwarzenegger yesterday (Sept. 21) signed a new bill t ...

  17. Calif. Order Targets P2P On State Computers

    September 21, 2004 12:00 AM EDT California governor Arnold Schwarzenegger released an executive order Sept. 16 specifying that file-sharing programs on computers used by state employees or students at state-run colleges must be used WASHINGTON, D.C. -- California governor Arnold ...

  18. Kennedy Named New IFPI Chief

    September 21, 2004 12:00 AM EDT John Kennedy will become chairman/CEO of the International Federation of the Phonographic Industry in London on Jan. 1, 2005, succeeding Jay Berman. John Kennedy will become chairman/CEO of the International Federation of the Phonographic Industry ...

  19. Calif. Order Targets P2P On State Computers

    September 17, 2004 12:00 AM EDT California governor Arnold Schwarzenegger released an executive order Sept. 16 specifying that file-sharing programs on computers used by state employees or students at state-run colleges be used for California governor Arnold Schwarzenegger relea ...

  20. Update: IFPI Confirms Kennedy's Appointment

    September 13, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The IFPI confirmed today that John Kennedy will succeed Jay Berman as chairman/CEO, effective Jan. 1, 2005. Kennedy will join the trade group Oct. 1, allowing for a three-month transition before Berma The IFPI confirmed today that John Kennedy wil ...

  21. Update: IFPI Confirms Kennedy's Appointment

    September 13, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The IFPI confirmed today that John Kennedy will succeed Jay Berman as chairman/CEO, effective Jan. 1, 2005. Kennedy will join the trade group Oct. 1, allowing for a three-month transition before Berma The IFPI confirmed today that John Kennedy wil ...

  22. Update: IFPI Confirms Kennedy's Appointment

    September 13, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The IFPI confirmed today that John Kennedy will succeed Jay Berman as chairman/CEO, effective Jan. 1, 2005. Kennedy will join the trade group Oct. 1, allowing for a three-month transition before Berma The IFPI confirmed today that John Kennedy wil ...

  23. Koch Distribution Names Key Sales Exec

    April 20, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Bill Kennedy joins from ADA. Bill Kennedy joins from ADA. News Bill Kennedy ...

  24. Koch Distribution Names Key Sales Exec

    April 20, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Bill Kennedy has been named West Coast senior sales director for Koch Entertainment Distribution. Bill Kennedy has been named West Coast senior sales director for Koch Entertainment Distribution. Kennedy was most recently VP of sales for Alternati ...

  25. Kennedy To Leave Universal

    February 02, 2004 12:00 AM EST Universal Music International (UMI) president/COO John Kennedy revealed today (Feb. 2) that he is to leave the company at the end of the month. Universal Music International (UMI) president/COO John Kennedy revealed today (Feb. 2) that he is to le ...

  26. Kennedy To Leave Universal

    February 02, 2004 12:00 AM EST Universal Music International (UMI) president/COO John Kennedy revealed today (Feb. 2) that he is to leave the company at the end of the month. Universal Music International (UMI) president/COO John Kennedy revealed today (Feb. 2) that he is to le ...

  27. UMI's Kennedy Optimistic In MIDEM Keynote

    January 26, 2004 12:00 AM EST The music industry reached a plateau in 2003 and is poised for improvement in 2004, according to Universal Music International COO John Kennedy. The music industry reached a plateau in 2003 and is poised for improvement in 2004, according to Unive ...

  28. UMI's Kennedy Optimistic In MIDEM Keynote

    January 26, 2004 12:00 AM EST The music industry reached a plateau in 2003 and is poised for improvement in 2004, according to Universal Music International COO John Kennedy. The music industry reached a plateau in 2003 and is poised for improvement in 2004, according to Unive ...