The Weinstein Company faces fight for survival with or without a new name

Entertainment experts say the company is vulnerable to investor and victim lawsuits, and some board members are believed to be pushing for a sale The Weinstein allegations The Weinstein Company, the production outfit behind films including The Kings Speech, Carol and The Butler, has little chance of surviving allegations of sexual assault and rape that have engulfed co-founder Harvey Weinstein even if it gets a new name, entertainment industry lawyers have warned. The company, they say, is vulnerable to potential investor and victim lawsuits despite claims by the board – which includes Harvey’s brother, Bob Weinstein – that it had no knowledge of any misconduct. Continue reading...