Daily Archives: August 18, 2013

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Settlement reached in Penn State-Sandusky scandal


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HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A young man who testified he was sexually abused by former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky will get a reported multimillion-dollar payout in the first of what is expected to be dozens of settlements between the university and Sandusky’s accusers. Continue reading

Grammy Award Winning Producer “ZAYTOVEN” Releases his Debut Film “BIRDS OF A FEATHER”


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(ATLANTA, GA) – Show Piece Film announces the highly anticipated independent film “Birds Of A Feather” will release nationally June 28th, 2013 and distributed in all major markets by Screen Media Films.  “Birds Of A Feather” stars the Grammy Award Winning & Platinum Music Producer Zaytoven, Recording Artist Gucci Mane (Spring Breakers), Director Al Nuke (17000 Block) and Atlanta’s Big Bank Black (Duct Tape Ent.). Continue reading

Lunch with the FT: Ron Perelman

Over sole at a Michelin two-star restaurant the pugnacious dealmaker talks about love, leveraged buyouts and litigation

By Andrew Edgecliffe-Johnson

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He has accumulated five marriages, eight  children, a $12bn-$14bn fortune and countless legal bills from run-ins with  family members, business associates and regulators. So it’s not a surprise that  Ron Perelman collects restaurants, too. The pugnacious dealmaker has invested in  establishments from Graydon Carter’s Monkey Bar in Midtown Manhattan to Harlem’s  fashionable Red Rooster. He once fought to close the bistro Le Bilboquet because  of “illegal” outdoor tables on his block, only to fund its move to a larger  venue two streets away. Continue reading