Animation workers have reached a $100 million settlement with the Walt Disney Company, Pixar, and Lucasfilm

Animation workers have reached a $100 million settlement with the Walt Disney Company, Pixar, and Lucasfilm in a class action lawsuit claiming that the defendants violated antitrust laws by conspiring to set animation wages via non-poaching agreements. Also part of the settlement are Two Pic MC, formerly known as ImageMovers. The settlement was disclosed in……

via Animation Workers Reach $100 Million Settlement With Disney in Wage-Fixing Suit — Variety

Box Office: ‘Finding Dory’ Drowns Out Disappointing ‘Independence Day: Resurgence’ — Variety

“Finding Dory” showed plenty of box office staying power with $73.2 million in an otherwise modest weekend at the North America box office as “Independence Day: Resurgence” invaded with a disappointing $41.6 million. A week after energizing the summer season, Disney/Pixar’s “Finding Dory” declined only 46% and generated the eighth-highest second weekend of all time,……

via Box Office: ‘Finding Dory’ Drowns Out Disappointing ‘Independence Day: Resurgence’ — Variety