Accenture Plc said the crisis in Ukraine is causing “uncertainty in the marketplace,” joining companies from DuPont Co. to Commercial Metals Co. in bracing for a potential financial fallout from Russia’s confrontation with its neighbor.
News Corp.’s Twentieth Century Fox raised $400 million for film production, including the next “Avatar,” through former Dune Capital LLC executive Chip Seelig, two people with knowledge of the situation said.
News Corp.’s Twentieth Century Fox Film unit doesn’t have the rights for a “Valley of the Dolls” television series it is developing, the estate of the late novelist Jacqueline Susann said in a lawsuit.
Cisco Systems Inc. , the biggest maker of computer networking equipment, was told by a jury to pay $3.7 million in patent royalties to Commil USA LLC for using that company’s wireless-transmission technology without permission.
Sony Corp.’s Sony Pictures Entertainment and three other Hollywood studios were sued by filmmakers and the estate of the late actor Charles Bronson over claims they underpaid royalties on home video sales.