| Mar 19, 2014
| 5:30 AM
In 1958, Ed Michelson started a motion picture catering company — Michelson Food Services — and made food for the cast and crew on such classic films as "West Side Story" and "Some Like it Hot."
Michelson was one of the first to operate a...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 2:21 PM
The greatest stain on the history of a proud franchise was officially dissolved Monday, when U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Kevin Gross signed a final decree ending the Dodgers' time in his court.
The bankruptcy cases of the Dodgers and related entities "are...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 11:42 AM
Quizno's, the sandwich chain known for its toasted sandwiches, filed for bankruptcy protection Friday. But toasters at locations around the country will remain hot and ready.
The Denver-based company's board voted for a pre-packaged restructuring...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 11:59 AM
Quiznos, the Denver-based sandwich chain, said Friday it had filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in Delaware, the second quick-service restaurant chain in a week to do so.
The filing is expected to be speedy, as Quizno's senior leadership had already...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 3:47 PM
Prospect Park Networks -- the production company that launched with high hopes of bringing two canceled ABC soap operas back to life -- has put itself on legal life support.
The production firm based in Century City, headed by veteran producers Jeff...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 6:58 PM
There was already something kind of amusing about Bitcoin, a currency backed by the full faith and credit of magical thinking and traded (until a virtual heist) by, among others, a Tokyo-based company whose name, Mt. Gox, comes from “Magic: the...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 7:51 AM
Sbarro filed for bankruptcy for the second time in three years as the pizza chain watches foot traffic slow in the malls many of its restaurants occupy.
The Melville, N.Y., company filed for Chapter 11 protection in U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Manhattan on...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 8:20 AM
Veteran publishing executive Jack Griffin has been named chief executive of the new Tribune Publishing Co., leading a group of eight newspapers including the Los Angeles Times and Chicago Tribune.
The publishing chain is being spun off as a separately...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 11:09 AM
Vince Young made $34 million in his six years as an NFL quarterback.
Last week, the 30-year-old Young filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.
“[Young] invested in private, illiquid investments, and he overspent,” said Ed Butowsky, a...
| Mar 1, 2014
| 9:30 AM
Tom Capizzi is going to Hollywood Sunday night for the 86th Academy Awards, but not in a limo or a tux.
Instead, he will be protesting near the Dolby Theatre, hoisting a green sign saying "Chase Talent Not Subsidies."
Capizzi will be among hundreds of...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 12:57 PM
Two stars of the reality television show “Real Housewives of New Jersey” face the reality of prison after pleading guilty on Tuesday to federal charges of committing a long-running financial fraud.
Teresa and Giuseppe “Joe”...