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  1. Major Layoffs to Hit Ryan Kavanaugh's Relativity This Week as Bankruptcy Looms

    9:42 pm 7/27/2015

    Some 350 people currently work at Beverly Hills-based Relativity.Read more

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  2. Relativity's Ryan Kavanaugh, Film Financier Duke It Out In New Lawsuits

    12:29 pm 7/24/2015

    RKA Film Financing calls the Relativity CEO a "con man" in its second lawsuit against him; Relativity claims the backer is trying to disrupt talks with new investors. Read more

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  3. Relativity's Ryan Kavanaugh Accuses Colbeck Capital of "Buyout Scheme"

    1:54 pm 7/16/2015

    Saying he is the victim of a "malicious witch hunt," Relativity's embattled CEO says Catalyst Capital, which had taken over senior debt, has been bought out by subordinated debt-holders.Read more

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  4. Relativity's Ryan Kavanaugh Sued For "Delayed" Payment to Film Backer

    5:25 pm 7/15/2015

    A company that loaned Relativity funds for distribution says the mogul owes $7.5 million. Kavanaugh said "not be making any payment."Read more

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  5. 5 Big Questions for Ryan Kavanaugh's Troubled Relativity Studio

    5:00 am 7/15/2015

    Has the company found its financial savior in Catalyst Capital Group? Even if it finds a new "pit bull" investor, the studio's road to recovery is bumpy.Read more

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  6. Relativity Strikes $320 Million Deal With Catalyst Capital Group (Exclusive)

    7:10 pm 7/5/2015

    Kavanaugh retains control of Relativity and will remain CEO and chairman of the board, a source familiar with the negotiations said.Read more

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  7. Relativity Head Ryan Kavanaugh Tells Staff He's Raised $300M-Plus (Exclusive)

    1:40 pm 6/15/2015

    At a Monday night meeting, Kavanaugh assured his top lieutenants that he has raised a new round of financing with a consortium of lenders that includes Chinese and Indian investors as well as major Wall Street funds.Read more

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  8. Relativity Turns to Blackstone to Advise on Refinancing

    4:17 pm 6/4/2015

    The company is operating under a forebearance agreement to meet its obligations.Read more

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  9. Hollywood Docket: 'The Osbournes' Reboot Battle; Gawker Sues FBI Over Sex Tape

    12:35 pm 5/22/2015

    A roundup of the week's entertainment law news, including Led Zeppelin's "Stairway to Heaven" plagiarism dispute.Read more

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  10. Natalie Portman Sounds Off on Israel, Netanyahu, French Anti-Semitism and the "False Idol" of Oscar

    9:00 am 5/6/2015

    With strong opinions on everything from the Israeli elections ("I'm very, very upset") to Hollywood's worship of awards, Portman will unveil her directorial debut, 'A Tale of Love and Darkness,' her way — all in Hebrew — just a short flight away from her new home in Paris: "I like being a stranger in a place. You’re kind of an outsider, and I think that's what makes you. It's the only way I've ever known."Read more

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